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Central Park New York City, NY 7.7 mi away
#1 of 126 Nature & Parks in New York City
The park offers walking paths, bikes lanes, carriage rides, ball fields, playgrounds, nature trails, wilderness hikes (The Ramble), ponds, lakes, row boating, food stands and restaurants, great people watching, as...
this park is a beautiful get away and has a little of everything- boat rides, a castle, lots of wonderful character statues a cute but affordable zoo, bike trails, walking trails, picnic spots and a tribute to Joh...
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The High Line New York City, NY 7.7 mi away
#3 of 126 Nature & Parks in New York City
It's a beautiful park with lots of beautiful and unique plantings designed by famed landscape architect Piet Oudolf and because you're above the busy streets, it seems so peaceful and quiet as you meander through...
The park offers beautiful views of the west side of NYC, the Hudson River and New Jersey, contains lovely gardens and sculptures, and allows you to see both old and remodeled architectural designs of New York City...
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Bryant Park New York City, NY 7.9 mi away
#2 of 126 Nature & Parks in New York City
Brilliant park to visit, all sorts going on every day, Amish choir, dance classes on the lawn, carousel, drafts, lovely tables and chairs to sit at, a very peaceful, vibrant place to sit and watch the world go round.
We just stumbled upon Bryant Park as we were walking to the New York Public Library, and discovered this beautiful little park, with wonderful foodie options, great seating, gaming areas, and the loveliest little...
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Hamilton Park Weehawken, NJ 5.9 mi away
#1 of 3 Nature & Parks in Weehawken
Very cute hillside Park, benches, monuments, gorgeous architecture, in a beautiful neighborhood, and a perfect spot to watch the sun set to get some beautiful shots of the city!
But it and the rest of the park also offer fantastic views of the Hudson River and the West Side of Manhattan, from the financial district to midtown and points north.
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Liberty State Park Jersey City, NJ
#1 of 3 Nature & Parks in Jersey City
The park has great biking trails, nature observatory for children, the Liberty Science Center, fantastic restaurants (The Liberty House/Maritime Parc), perfect picnic spots, and a calm and beautiful walking path o...
Liberty State Park is excellent to bring family and friends to learn about History of the US from up close view of Statue of Liberty to old Rail yard , The Park also is great to do exercise in large parks trails.
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Pier A Park Hoboken, NJ 7.2 mi away
#1 of 1 Nature & Parks in Hoboken
This wonderful park -- transformed from an old, disused pier -- juts out into the Hudson River, right across from the West Village in Manhattan and affords a spectacular view of the Skyline.
Beautiful park with an amazing view of the city and of the Hoboken river front.
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Branch Brook Park Newark, NJ 4.5 mi away
#1 of 2 Nature & Parks in Newark
Everything from the cherry blossom trees, cherry blossom festivals, movies in the park, seeing the nj symphony orchestra perform w fire works afterwards, free concerts, marathons, bicycle racing, walking, going fo...
When walking up the eastern side of the loop, you'll see the spires of Sacred Heart Cathedral which is a very short walk from the park and worth visiting even just to see the impressive outside up close.
Thomas Edison National Historical Park West Orange, NJ 7.4 mi away
#1 of 6 Nature & Parks in West Orange
We were joined by a group of junior rangers who were guided by a very energetic and knowledgeable park ranger to explore the history of Thomas Edison's research laboratory and heavy machinery for all his great inv...
One of New Jersey's treasures, the Thomas Edison Historical Park tells the story of the inventor's life and showcases the many things that he and his team created that catapulted us into 20th century living!
Riverside Park New York City, NY 7.3 mi away
#9 of 126 Nature & Parks in New York City
... acre recreational treasure housing everything from tennis and basketball courts, baseball and soccer fields, skate parks, boat basins, playgrounds, spray fountains, dog runs, museums, monuments, and restaurants.
There are excellent opportunities for wonderful photos, so if you have had enough culture, architecture, shopping and such, make your way to Riverside Park and enjoy the calm and scenery for a change...
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Van Vleck House & Gardens Montclair, NJ 6.2 mi away
#1 of 3 Nature & Parks in Montclair
A beautiful home and gardens to relax and spend some time in nature and beauty. .
I teach mindfulness and have had a few client sessions in the park.
Conservatory Garden New York City, NY 8.2 mi away
#5 of 126 Nature & Parks in New York City
It is kept as a private part of the Central Park with over one thousands species of flowers and shrubs adorned by famous statues created by well-known artists, a few rows of English garden passages and beautiful f...
fowers i love flowers!!! especially tulips NYC had a chill over weekend of May 12 so on May 20 I got to see some tulips but most where dried visit central park and walk down in park or along 5th avenue to museum m...
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Brookdale Park Bloomfield, NJ 4.2 mi away
#1 of 2 Nature & Parks in Bloomfield
... tennis courts, an archery range and stadium grandstand, are just some of the numerous attractions that make Brookdale Park a magnet for nature lovers, families, and physical fitness enthusiasts for miles around.
Many activities, soccer fields, track and field, dog park, lovely landscape, baseball diamonds, tennis courts, great for biker riding!
Hudson River Park New York City, NY 8.1 mi away
#6 of 126 Nature & Parks in New York City
What a great place for a stroll and some quiet time.A New York friend (thanks Richard) took us on the walk.Unlike the Highline which I love But is just to busy now Hudson River Park is unspoiled and empty of touri...
... Hell's Kitchen, Midtown, Chelsea, Meatpacking District, West Greenwich Village, Tribeca, World Trade Center and all the way down to Battery Park -where there's a beautiful view of the Statue of Liberty from here!
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The High Line Park New York City, NY 7.4 mi away
#15 of 126 Nature & Parks in New York City
The park provides a variety of scenery including architecturally attractive high rises, greenery, and riverfront, etc.
A wonderful walk along an abandoned elevated railway line along the West side of Manhattan that has been converted to a city park.
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Bergen County Zoological Park Paramus, NJ 8.2 mi away
#1 of 1 Nature & Parks in Paramus
Fab park, some nice walks throughout , nice place to visit, lovely little Christmas village set up here just after Thanksgiving, was nice to see families all out enjoying themsleves
This might be the best county park in Bergen County, it has some thing for everyone, great zoo, carousel, train ride, pony rides, ball fields, dog park, and a very large playground for kids.
Eagle Rock Reservation West Orange, NJ 7.2 mi away
#4 of 6 Nature & Parks in West Orange
... view over NYC but it's a place of rememberance for the actual and future generations and also had the opportunity to walk around in the park with some snow among the trees what was a wonderful experience
A great view of the New York skyline, lots of really nice nature walks where you can see plenty of wildlife and a moving 9/11 memorial.
Presby Iris Gardens Upper Montclair, NJ 5.7 mi away
#1 of 2 Nature & Parks in Upper Montclair
An Essex County Park, admission is free.
Strawberry Fields, John Lennon Memorial New York City, NY 7.5 mi away
#18 of 126 Nature & Parks in New York City
This tribute to John Lennon stands as a monument to a great performer but it is also a wonderful spot in Central Park to pause in ones day and give thanks for what we have and what can be learned still.
... favorite part of our trip.We like to walk wherever we go ,We took our time for 2 days and did about 1/3.We also waches a music band doing a video ,which was great.We will be going back in 2018 to finish the park.
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Washington Square Park New York City, NY 8.5 mi away
#8 of 126 Nature & Parks in New York City
Nice and big park, ideal for a lunch or coffee break, relax, picnic, even sunbathing or watching so many different types of people passing!!!Many happenings take place all the time, singers, dancers, musicians etc.
My favorite group for years is Loose Marbles with their New Orleans & Baroque sounds; they turn the Park into a magical space filled with fun, good spirits, and great dancing by the couple that often accompanies t...
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Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir New York City, NY 7.8 mi away
#17 of 126 Nature & Parks in New York City
The Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir was built in the 1860’s as an emergency water source for New York City and is located in Manhattans Central Park.
Situated in Central Park (85th street to 96th street) this part of the park has a large lake, well actually a reservoir that has a jogging track around the outside which is 2.5 km long or 1.6 miles long.
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World Trade Center's Liberty Park New York City, NY 9.4 mi away
#4 of 126 Nature & Parks in New York City
clean, well patrolled and a great place to just take your time and wonder around, the detail in every aspect of the park is well planned, clean and a great way to memorialize those lost.
I have now visited in all four seasons and each time I have been to Liberty Park I am humbled by the throngs that visit, the magnificence of the installations, the sound of the water cascading... words fail.
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Overpeck County Park Leonia, NJ 6.2 mi away
#1 of 1 Nature & Parks in Leonia
Great place for: an exercise walk; a nature walk - wonderful wildlife to observe; watching or playing a game - tennis, baseball, soccer, football;, bringing the kids to the playground area; enjoying the dog park:...
It's lovely in Spring season, with blooming trees in the back of the park.
Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park Paterson, NJ 7.5 mi away
#1 of 2 Nature & Parks in Paterson
Limited parking is also available here and just up the road at the entrance to Mary Ellen Kramer Park.. Mary Ellen Kramer Park offers scenic views from bridges which cross over the falls.
As a native Patersonian I have been to the falls hundreds of times.The natural beauty has always been there but now that its a National Park the landscaping and viewing is much better.I love to walk over the bridg...
Hamilton Grange National Memorial New York City, NY 8.2 mi away
#13 of 126 Nature & Parks in New York City
This was a wonderful tour of Hamilton's home, The Grange. Park service did a wonderful job and our tour guide was very informative.
The National Park Service has done an excellent job of restoring this lovely home of Alexander Hamilton and his wife Elizabeth.
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Verona Park Verona, NJ 7.3 mi away
#1 of 1 Nature & Parks in Verona
Great park Great place for family very kid friendly Great for walkers and runners Safe place to feel relaxed Fishing fun for all ages
The park has a beautiful lake, complete with boating and picturesque bridge and a boat house for hosting parties.
Gantry Plaza State Park Long Island City, NY 9.4 mi away
#1 of 6 Nature & Parks in Long Island City
Gantry Plaza State Park is located in Long Island City in Queens and is a great park with a lot of family-friendly activities with a dog park, sand volleyball, dining, open spaces, and with some of the best views...
We recently visited Gantry Plaza State Park during our trip to NY. Views of Manhattan skyline were superb.We walked along the waterfront both day & evening.It felt v safe.Lots of families,couples and single people...
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Liberty Landing Marina Jersey City, NJ
#2 of 3 Nature & Parks in Jersey City
It was so convenient to catch the Liberty Landing ferry in NYC (North side of Battery Park) to get back to Liberty State Park where we left our car before going to the Statue of Liberty.
It was so easy to park here and to get a yellow ferry to New York to Lower Manhattan (close to the One World Observatory and World Trade Center memorial).
Roosevelt Island New York City, NY 8.9 mi away
#11 of 126 Nature & Parks in New York City
On the island you can find the Cornell Tech Campus, a modern and beautiful piece of architecture that is worth knowing One thing you cannot miss is the FDR Four Freedom Park, this place it’s beautiful!
We found a most calm, peaceful island, with lovely riverside walkways and parks, an eerie abandoned hospital, and just perfect views all around, without the pressure and stress of bumping into people every other s...
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Union Square New York City, NY 8.5 mi away
#14 of 126 Nature & Parks in New York City
Pros: close to great shopping, close to touristy attractions (the square itself is one, washington square park, flat iron district, Soho all within walking distance), Metro right there, great food options nearby,...
Love this part of New York - seems more real than the tourist spots of Times Square or the financial hub of Wall Street, , normal people having a normal life and the suppliers market brings the park to life on its...
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Shakespeare Garden New York City, NY 7.6 mi away
#21 of 126 Nature & Parks in New York City
We spent quite a while exploring Central Park on our last visit to the city, and the highlight for me was this exquisite garden.
You will find this marked on most maps and guides that show Central Park and if there is enough time it is worth a ten minute walk around.
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