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Walk with the kids

Forest trails inside Staten Island go for miles if you want. You can also take loops that are only... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Staten Island, New York
Beautiful park in the middle of Staten Island

I enjoy going to high rock park during the summer. I have gotten lost a few times even in the... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Forest trails inside Staten Island go for miles if you want. You can also take loops that are only a mile or so. It's worth a day in nature

Thank bootsnfuzz
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

I enjoy going to high rock park during the summer. I have gotten lost a few times even in the company of others. I find it hard at times to follow all the different colored trails. The park is massive. One time we were lost...More

Thank NY83Wanderlust
Reviewed 20 December 2017

High Rock Park is one of the best preserved wood areas on Staten Island. There are hiking trails and hills to enjoy. the scenery is nice especially in the Autumn.

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Visiting here is like leaving the city, enjoy the location and information great for young and old out doors adventure.

Thank thesandman2015
Reviewed 20 August 2017

I took the kids for an hour walk in the park in early July. It was very cool with all the tree coverage, on a hot day! There was trails here and there we decided on one and off we went. We saw only Chipmonks,...More

Thank Christine K
Reviewed 2 April 2017

So peaceful! Many beautiful trees, plants, birds, ponds, etc. Great trails as well. Love going on class trips here too. They have a little classroom and the kids love what they learn here. They even have a good sized parking lot so you can park...More

Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Decide to do something close to home and this was the best option. The gps took us to the recreation center but just keep going straight n at the light you'll see the nature center where you can use the restroom before your hike and...More

1  Thank Cinsational
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Located on one of the highest points in the eastern hemisphere is a sight to remember located inside you will find the well know tree that couples and friends carve there names into, you can also expect to find a couple of lakes and plenty...More

2  Thank E4781AIgiuseppem
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Located on the highest point in the eastern United States. In the green belt park system of parks dept a truly serene and attractive area, you would not believe your in nyc. A nice hike to the top and great way to spend the day...More

3  Thank Jonboy111
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This park is tucked away. I has a country feeling with many trails. Just beautiful! This is a place for nature lovers and walkers. You will feel like you are far from the city. Very natural and trees galore to help keep you cool,

1  Thank buffy003p
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