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Crocheron Park

Highlights

Buz O'Rourke Playground

This playground honors James “Buz” O’Rourke (1928-1997), an advisor to Queens Borough President Claire Shulman and a longtime community activist in… Read More

Joe Michaels Mile

This path is named in honor of Joseph Michaels (1941-1987), a health activist and longtime resident of Queens.  Michaels was the drummer for Jay and the Americans ,… Read More

The Asian Longhorned Beetle - Crocheron Park

The Asian longhorned beetle ( Anoplophora glabripennis ) was found in Greenpoint, Brooklyn in 1996. Scientists believe it came to the United States by way of wood crating… Read More

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Directions to Crocheron Park

Know Before You Go

ParkCrocheron Park

Due to renovations, Joe Michaels Mile is closed from the Bayside Marina to Northern Boulevard. The section between Fort Totten and Bayside Marina is open, and can be accessed from the Fort Totten entrance and 28 Avenue overpass (stairs and ramp are both open). There is no access from 35 Avenue/Crocheron Park overpass. Updates will be posted here when available. We apologize for any inconvenience. Total project duration is one year.

  • Golden Pond at Crocheron Park
  • Ballfield at Crocheron Park
  • Buz O'Rourke Playground
  • Buz O'Rourke Playground
  • Crocheron Park
  • Crocheron Park
  • Crocheron Park Tennis Courts
  • Rich Rollins Field at Crocheron Park

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