New York & New Jersey: A Guide to the State & National Parks

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11 National Parks in New York City - National Monuments. Jim Futrell is a resident of Pittsburgh and historian of the National Amusement Park Historical Association.

He is the author of Amusement Parks of Pennsylvania () and Amusement Parks of New Jersey ()/5(5). National Parks of New York Harbor Northern New Jersey and New York City, NY. These 11 sites preserve more than years of American history.

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Bear Mountain State Park is situated in rugged mountains rising from the west bank of the Hudson River. The park features a large play field, shaded picnic groves, lake and river fishing access, a swimming pool, Trailside Museums and Zoo, hiking, biking and cross-country ski outdoor rink is open to ice skaters from late October through mid-March.

Not officially a state park, but it might as well be. This recreational area has over 4 million visitors a year and straddles New Jersey and Pennsylvania with the Delaware River cutting through the middle of the rec area. On the southern end is Worthington State Forest, and scattered all over are decent sized waterfalls like Buttermilk falls, Silver Thread falls, and Dingman’s : Patrick Mcgurran.

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The New York metro area definitely has a more urban feel, but the Gateway Region still has its natural treasures.

One of them is the Paterson Great Falls, a national landmark with roaring cascades. New Jersey state parks offer mostly rustic tent sites and RV sites with basics like picnic tables and fire rings. New York State, as well as assist in the enjoyment of safe recreational boating.

For legal purposes, the U.S. Federal Code and the New York State Navigation Law should be consulted. The preparation of this guide was financed through a grant to NYS OPRHP from the US Dept. of Transportation; United. Drive along parts of the mile New Jersey Coastal Heritage Trail Route, and stop at one of the many New Jersey State Parks en route.

Hike one of the many scenic trails, and spot wildlife along the way at New Jersey Pinelands National Preserve, which encompasses more than one million acres of idyllic farmland, dense forests and serene. The New Jersey Division of Parks and Forestry manages a public park system which consists of over 50 protected areas designated as state parks, state forests, recreation areas, and other properties within the state of New Jersey in the United States.

The agency also owns and manages 38 historical sites and buildings throughout the state (some located within the boundaries of state parkland.

Here are all 61 of the country’s epic national-park locations in one comprehensive and visually stunning book. It’s been over years since the Grand Canyon’s designation as a national park, and almost years since Yellowstone became the United States’ first designated national ed on: Ap New York (NY or N.Y.) is a state located in the Northeastern United York was one of the original Thirteen Colonies that formed the United an estimated 19 million residents init is the fourth most populous order to distinguish the state from its city with the same name, it is sometimes referred to as New York State (NYS).Before statehood: Province of New York.

Find educational resources about national parks and programs in your community to learn about history and the natural world. National Park News Find the latest news and events, search for images and videos, and discover facts and figures about the national parks.

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External web sites operate at the direction of their respective owners who should be contacted directly with questions regarding the content of these sites. Secret National Parks. Christopher Miller for The New York Times. While looking through a National Park Service book about the area, I was.

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Top New York City Parks & Nature Attractions: See reviews and photos of parks, gardens & other nature attractions in New York City, NY on Tripadvisor. The official home page of the state of New Jersey. Governor's office, state services, and travel and tourism. New York (MB) "The State of New York" from Heads of Families First Census of the United States - State of New York, Maps of National Parks, Monuments, and Historic Sites.

The following maps were produced by the U.S. National Park Service unless otherwise noted. Fire Island National Seashore (Area Map) (65K) (PDF Format).

Of the 22 national parks in New York State, 10 are in New York City. Every year 12 million people visit these parks, monuments, and historic sites.

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Discover our most treasured places, supported by people like you, and start your travel planning here. Search by each park individually or browse a full list of parks in the National Park System.