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NYC Parks urges caution during the snow storm predicted for Monday afternoon through Tuesday evening. Heavy ice and snow can cause hazardous conditions in parks, including falling branches and treacherous frozen park paths. NYC Parks advises New Yorkers to avoid using parks until Wednesday morning, when we will provide an update on park conditions.

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Forest Park

 Hiking Trails

NameLocationPark NameLength
Blue TrailForest Park Drive East, off of Woodhaven BoulevardForest Park1.7 miles
DifficultyOther DetailsAccessibleLimited Access
Forest Park's numerous trails wind through native hardwood (oak-hickory) forest and kettle ponds.
NameLocationPark NameLength
Orange TrailMemorial Drive and Forest Park Drive EastForest Park2.4 miles
DifficultyOther DetailsAccessibleLimited Access
This trail will lead you through a 2.4 mile adventurous hike along the perimeter of the forest
NameLocationPark NameLength
Yellow TrailMetropolitan Avenue & Forest Park Drive EastForest Park1.0 mile
DifficultyOther DetailsAccessibleLimited Access

Directions to Forest Park

Forest Park Weather

  • Mon
  • Tue
    Heavy Snow
  • Wed
  • Thu
    Partly Sunny

7-day forecast

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