A fabulous run with water and skyline views. It’s about 4 miles around the perimeter, with parks on each end. To access the island by foot you have to cross the Queensboro Bridge. Or, access via tram or subway.
This loop features Citipark (NY Mets), the Queens Art Museum, Arthur Ashe Stadium (US Open — Tennis), and an array of art pieces left over from the World’s Fair. Extension option of 2.4 miles around Meadow Lake.
A wonderful resource for Queens runners and those Manhattanites willing to cross the Triborough Bridge. Wonderful view of the city skyline and the Triborough Bridge, in this lovely park.
Waterfront park with great views of the East Manhattan skyline. The park has lots of recreational resources, bikeways, a cafe, playgrounds, and more.
This route is perfect if you’re staying at a JFK Airport area hotel. One can put together a lovely 3-mile mile perimeter loop, including Baisley Pond Park and its lovely pond.