Capture the Sunset at Battery Park

Rate this Adventure New York Battery Park

Added by The Outbound Collective

  • 25-acre public park
  • Tons of backgrounds to choose from
  • Amazing views of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island
  • Bring a picnic and make a night of it

Located at the Battery, the southern tip of Manhattan Island in New York City, facing New York Harbor. The Battery is named for the artillery batteries that were positioned there in the city's early years to protect the settlement behind them. There's also multiple transportation going on underneath the park...which makes it truly unique.

Set up about 30 minutes before sunset, get the angles right and let the sun work it's magic. Depending on the time of year you may be alone or with 100 of your closest friends. If you come early enough you can set up a picnic spot, have a snack, get your shots then enjoy the rest of the night with someone special.

Photos: gigi_nyc, gigi_nyc, gigi_nyc

Pack List

  • Weather appropriate clothes
  • Camera
  • Tripod
  • Lenses
  • Extra batteries
  • Snacks
  • Beverages
  • Water
Read More

Share

Activities:

Chillin, Photography

Skill Level:

Beginner

Season:

Year Round

Features:

Adult Beverages
Bathrooms
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Food Nearby
Groups
Picnic Area
Romantic
Scenic

Are we missing something?

Suggest an edit

How to Get There

Have you done this adventure? Have something to add? You could be the first to leave a review!

Added by The Outbound Collective

Your Home For Adventure.

More Adventures Nearby

Hike Twin Mountain

New York / Prediger Road DEC Parking Lot

The DEC Parking lot, is located at the very end of a dead end, along Prediger Rd. Start at the trail head to the right of the trail kiosk and sign in sheet.

Jacob Sells
4 Saves

Hike the Jessup/Highlands/Long Path Trails

New York / Gonzaga Park, Woodbury

This trails starts at a small park in Woodbury called Gonzaga Park.  Closed from mid-November to April, you are still able to park just outside the gate if that is the time of year you are hiking.

John Maurizi
6 Saves

Hike Jessup/West Ridge Loop via the Sweet Clover Trail

New York / Taylor Road Parking - Schunnemunk SP

Schunnemunk Mountain State Park is one of my favorite parks.  It offers many trails and possibilities for different loops.

John Maurizi
3 Saves