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Blue Heron Park

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Poillon Avenue,, Staten Island, NY 10312
+1 718-967-3542
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Great hiking

Lots to see, fairly easy trails to follow. This will give you an idea of the NYC area before... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2017
majgrant
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Staten Island, New York
Tranquil - Country in the City

Very small and quiet place to go if you just need to clear your mind. There are walking trails and... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2016
225thomasv
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Staten Island, New York
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Oct 3, 2017
“Great hiking”
Jul 27, 2016
“Tranquil - Country in the City”
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Poillon Avenue,, Staten Island, NY 10312
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Reviewed October 3, 2017

Lots to see, fairly easy trails to follow. This will give you an idea of the NYC area before civilisation arrived.

Thank majgrant
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Reviewed July 27, 2016

Very small and quiet place to go if you just need to clear your mind. There are walking trails and bird watching if thats something you like. A small pond with a viewing bridge as well. It's equally pretty during any season. The foiliage in...More

1  Thank 225thomasv
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Reviewed April 20, 2016

Great hidden gem! Had the park pretty much to myself. The trails are very well maintained (but be care to stay on them, there's poison ivy everywhere else). The trail down to the pond isn't very long, but a tad hilly at the end of...More

1  Thank Anne R
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Reviewed August 2, 2015

If you like to walk and enjoy Nature this park has it all.They have guides and ranger that will explain all the wild life in the park as they walk with you showing you all the trails and paths,Great for school and camp trips

Thank VERA D
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Reviewed July 30, 2015

Living in the city theres not many place to go on a hike/trail... so I took my daughter to this park .. the trail was easy to follow for mother and child! met some very kind and fun people along the way.. felt very safe!...More

Thank Christine K
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Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

We had our children's Pre-K graduation class party at the pavilion here. My wife needed to secure a permit with the city about 30 days in advance and the class mother arranged the food. It was perfect for all the children to play outside in...More

1  Thank armypilot44
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Reviewed January 28, 2015

Attended a Protectors of Pine Oak Woods meeting here celebrating their 40th Anniversary. They seem to be quite involved with this State Park. I am looking forward to returning during the fair weather to hike the trails.

Thank bbbob84
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Reviewed November 3, 2013

Easily navigated trails, can't get lost if you tried but balanced with wonderful chances to see Staten Island's rich wildlife and plant! Numerous trails allows for walks from 10 minutes long to all afternoon. Programs and nature guides available on the weekends are simply the...More

2  Thank SILover
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Reviewed December 6, 2012

Thought it would be nice to setup and fish in the river to catch some heron for bait for other fish. Atmosphere was serence and forest was clean.

2  Thank Melissa M
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Reviewed May 25, 2012

My dad and I go to take pictures there all the time. It is absolutely beautiful!

3  Thank Rkrystine19
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