One of the most spectacular botanical gardens in the country. It is possible to run in here, especially the outer loop, which we’ve mapped out. We have also included a map of the botanical gardens.
NYC’s fourth largest park. Great options for runners, with trails and marked cross-country courses, through the park’s ridges, valleys, forests, wetlands, aqueducts, and lake. Includes the new Putnam Greenway, which runs the length of the park
Recently re-opened after being closed for decades, NYC’s oldest standing bridge connects Manhattan to the Bronx at the Harlem River. The run includes lovely Highbridge Park on the Manhattan side.
NYC’s largest park! Overlooking Pelham Bay on Long Island Sound, There's a good variety of running options here, including multi-use paths, fields, a beachside promenade, and a more rugged loop around Hunters Island.