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Solitude Among the Bustle

Where can you stand outside in Manhattan and not see a single building or here a single car? That... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2018
New York City, New York
Beautiful Manhattan Park

Great commute on public transportation A Forest in Manhattan with Native American caves peaceful... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
Miami, Florida
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Isham Street, Seaman Avenue, Manhattan, New York City, NY
Upper Manhattan (Uptown)
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Reviewed 19 October 2018

Where can you stand outside in Manhattan and not see a single building or here a single car? That would be most of Inwood Hill Park. Great for running, relaxing, walking, exploring, biking, baseball, soccer, and kite flying. Find the big rock and watch the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Great commute on public transportation A Forest in Manhattan with Native American caves peaceful walk surrounded by trees😊 Very clean park

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 26 July 2018

It is crazy that in just a subway ride from Manhattan you can get to this beautiful, large park. It feels isolated, like you are out in the wilderness depending where you go. There is also spots you can sit down and just have your...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank danibrig
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Great spot to get away from it all and wander in the woods -- in Manhattan. Quietest place in Manhattan, nice woods and beautiful views of Hudson.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Jonathan R
Reviewed 13 July 2018

I was editor of the Heights*Inwood Weekly when a visitor asked me if I wanted to take a walk with him in Inwood Hill Park. Always eager to get out of the office, I readily agreed. He lead me to caves where the Hessian army...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Michael N
Reviewed 18 June 2018

If you want to see one of the few places in Manhattan with indigenous forest trees, this is it. Located at the Northern tip of Manhattan, it contains walking trails, lawns, and an estuary surrounded by benches where there are sometimes nesting swans and other...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

This wooded area in the city is excellent. The walk is a climb.Its better to come here with some one.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

We walked from Harlem up to Inwood Hill Park on a beautiful day in May. What a glorious surprise to find an old growth hardwood forest with walking paths throughout. The signage is good, and the birds are spectacular. You are surrounded by the forest...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank mwmoon
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I was introduced to this park due to the Open Run program by New York Road Runners. It is lovely, challenging, and visually stunning. After the group run, I explored a little more and was a bit dismayed to find myself lost, with no signage...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank holly c
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I walked up to Inwood Hill Park from the George Washington Bridge last month, and was delighted with the views, not only of the Hudson River and the Palisades, but also the great trees and the careful workmanship in creating the paths and steps. A...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Chet B
29 August 2016|
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Response from GabrielMcI | Reviewed this property |
I've never seen a wedding in Inwood Hill Park, though in the summer, there's one almost every weekend in it's neighbor Fort Tryon Park.
8 June 2015|
Response from trymahjong | Reviewed this property |
No beach at all- park encircles a tidal basin that ebbs from Harlem River. Plenty of walkways to view River, tho.