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Watch the Sunset from Top of the Rock

New York, New York

4.0

Visit the Vessel

New York, New York

4.7

Central Park: East and West Drive Loop

New York, New York

6.1 mi / 374 ft gain

Run the Hudson River Greenway

New York, New York

4.3
18 mi / 212 ft gain

Run by the East River

New York, New York

4.0
7.2 mi / 90 ft gain

High Line

New York, New York

4.5
1.47 mi / 26 ft gain

Northwest Central Park Loop

New York, New York

3.63 mi / 164 ft gain

Walk the George Washington Bridge at Sunset

New York, New York

3.0
0.9 mi

Photograph the NYC Skyline from JFK Boulevard East

Weehawken, New Jersey

Places to stay

Staten Island, New York

Camp Gateway Staten Island

Brooklyn, New York

Camp Gateway Brooklyn Ny

Highlands, New Jersey

Camp Gateway Sandy Hook

8 Waterview Place, New Jersey

Bayview Getaway | Walk to Beach, NYC Skyline Views

From $254 / night

Tomkins Cove, New York

Bear Mountain Inn

From $109 / night

Camp Lake Grinnell

From $150 / night

Guides and stories

A Family Trip to Surf the Rockaways in January

Affuera Vida

5 Reasons to Plan a Summer Getaway to Bear Mountain, New York

Sara Sheehy

Escape the Bustle of New York City with a Weekend at Bear Mountain

The Outbound Collective

Earth Day 2020 Goes Online: How to Get Involved

Jonathan Stull

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