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NYC Parks Events

NYC Parks offers a multitude of events, programs and activities made with kids especially in mind. Children will have plenty to keep them active throughout the year no matter what their interests. 89 more words

Day 4: Riverbank State Park (Know Before You Go)

If you live along the 1 train line in NYC, and aren’t already a regular at Riverbank State Park, what are you waiting for? 419 more words


Day 3: Urban Fishing

Other than the hum of the Major Deegan Parkway in the air, freshwater fishing is a peaceful way to spend a summer afternoon in the Bronx (yes, the Bronx!).  204 more words

Summer Vacation

Please respect NYC park leash rules.

Why is it so hard for some people to respect the laws set forth by NYC Parks?  I find it most disturbing in parks such as… 647 more words


Don't miss the parks when visiting NYC

New York City is known for the bright lights in Times Square and the joyous scenes that play out on Broadway. You can get stuck in gridlock traffic. 118 more words


Finding an Old Growth Forest in Manhattan

The best thing about moving to a new neighborhood is exploring. A few weeks ago, I dove into the depths of Inwood Hill Park, a 200-acre park at the northwestern tip of Manhattan, about ten blocks north of my apartment. 682 more words


We can't wait for: riding our trail bike

The best $25 I ever spent as a parent (other than those bottles of wine that help me get through long days when my husband has a deadline and doesn’t come home): a second-hand Wee Ride trail bike.  501 more words

Nature & Outdoors