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Forest trails inside Staten Island go for miles if you want. You can also take loops that are only... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2018
bootsnfuzz
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Staten Island, New York
Beautiful park in the middle of Staten Island

I enjoy going to high rock park during the summer. I have gotten lost a few times even in the... read more

Reviewed March 24, 2018
NY83Wanderlust
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Reviewed August 12, 2018

Forest trails inside Staten Island go for miles if you want. You can also take loops that are only a mile or so. It's worth a day in nature

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Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

I enjoy going to high rock park during the summer. I have gotten lost a few times even in the company of others. I find it hard at times to follow all the different colored trails. The park is massive. One time we were lost...More

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Reviewed December 20, 2017

High Rock Park is one of the best preserved wood areas on Staten Island. There are hiking trails and hills to enjoy. the scenery is nice especially in the Autumn.

Thank Peter F
Reviewed November 21, 2017

Visiting here is like leaving the city, enjoy the location and information great for young and old out doors adventure.

Thank thesandman2015
Reviewed August 20, 2017

I took the kids for an hour walk in the park in early July. It was very cool with all the tree coverage, on a hot day! There was trails here and there we decided on one and off we went. We saw only Chipmonks,...More

Thank Christine K
Reviewed April 1, 2017

So peaceful! Many beautiful trees, plants, birds, ponds, etc. Great trails as well. Love going on class trips here too. They have a little classroom and the kids love what they learn here. They even have a good sized parking lot so you can park...More

Thank Kelly M
Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

Decide to do something close to home and this was the best option. The gps took us to the recreation center but just keep going straight n at the light you'll see the nature center where you can use the restroom before your hike and...More

1  Thank Cinsational
Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Located on one of the highest points in the eastern hemisphere is a sight to remember located inside you will find the well know tree that couples and friends carve there names into, you can also expect to find a couple of lakes and plenty...More

2  Thank E4781AIgiuseppem
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Located on the highest point in the eastern United States. In the green belt park system of parks dept a truly serene and attractive area, you would not believe your in nyc. A nice hike to the top and great way to spend the day...More

3  Thank Jonboy111
Reviewed July 26, 2016

This park is tucked away. I has a country feeling with many trails. Just beautiful! This is a place for nature lovers and walkers. You will feel like you are far from the city. Very natural and trees galore to help keep you cool,

1  Thank buffy003p
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