April 18, 2001
The Natural Resources Group (NRG) has received more than $2 million dollars from the New...
April 11, 2001
One century ago, railroad tracks traced the western shoreline of Manhattan. Today it is a...
March 23, 2001
In a strange case of illegal dumping, a landscaping firm currently under contract to plant...
March 22, 2001
The George Cromwell Recreation Center in Staten Island, known as "the Center" to local...
January 31, 2001
Parks are growing, and the more land we acquire the more they can thrive. The 110-acre Ocean...
January 30, 2001
When it comes to recreation, Parks believes kids should have fun, safe places to play when...
January 4, 2001
This Saturday, January 6, Christmas trees will make the reverse trip-out of the spotlight on...
November 20, 2000
It was a simple idea: join two separate stretches of trail to create unprecedented public...
October 17, 2000
Teens at Parks, originally designed for the youth in the Administration for Children's...
September 11, 2000
On Sunday, September 11, Commissioner Henry J. (StarQuest) Stern kicked off the Road Runners...
Directions to Riverside Park
Know Before You Go
The northernmost A-dock at the 79th Street Boat Basin is currently closed to public access for structural enhancements. The dock will be further supported with non-wood pilings and a new wave screen.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2016
Riverside Park Weather
- Baseball Fields
- Basketball Courts
- Dog-friendly Areas
- Fitness Equipment
- Handball Courts
- Kayak/Canoe Launch Sites
- Roller Hockey
- Running Tracks
- Skate Parks
- Spray Showers
- Tennis Courts
- Wi-Fi Hot Spots
Know when to go:
View upcoming athletic area usage in