Pelham Bay Park


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Pelham Bay Park

Address:Bruckner Blvd & Middletown & Shore Rds
Bronx, NY 10464

Phone:718-430-1890
Fax:718-430-1893
Web: www.nycgovparks.org
Size: 2,764 acres.
Location:Northeast Bronx, off the New England Thruway and the Hutchinson River Parkway.
Facilities:Visitor center, picnic areas, beach, trails, bridle path, stable, exercise areas, historic sites, wildlife refuge, environmental center, sports areas, playgrounds.
Activities:Boating, fishing, swimming, hiking, running, horseback riding, golf, tennis, baseball, basketball, football, soccer.
Special Features:The city's largest park, it's most popular feature is Orchard Beach, a 115-acre, 1.1-mile long area on Long Island Sound that includes a sandy beach, a promenade, a central pavilion and food court, a games area, and two picnic areas.

See other parks in New York.
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The subway system doesn't go to City Island--the nearest train is the 6 train, which ends at Pelham Bay Park.
Recently, Ortega performed for Summer Stage Kids at Pelham Bay Park in the Bronx.
Lopez is set to perform at a free concert at Pelham Bay Park soon and recently appeared in 'The Bronx' to promote a healthy eating initiative.
Tutor Perini will also rehabilitate City Island Esplanade and Pelham Bay Park with landscape improvements.
The project includes the construction and removal of a temporary bridge and approach roadways, demolition of the existing bridge structures, construction of a single steel tower cable-stayed bridge with private utilities, reconstruction of approach roadways, and the rehabilitation of City Island Esplanade and Pelham Bay Park with landscape improvements.
The crescent-shaped beach is a mile long and 400 feet wide and considered the "gem" of Pelham Bay Park, New York City's largest city park.
Stepping into Shaw's role, John Travolta is all-round bad guy Ryder who, along with a handful of machine gun-packing flunkies, hijacks the 123 subway train from Pelham Bay Park.
The tour extends from Pelham Bay Park in the Bronx to Mount Loretto Unique Area Nature Preserve on Staten Island.
A year later, for example, the city's natural-resources inventory reported virtually no vines in one six-acre patch of woods in Pelham Bay Park.
A few include, in Manhattan, Astor Place, Central Park, South Street Seaport; in Brooklyn, Brooklyn Navy Yard, Coney Island, Irving Square, Prospect Park; in the Bronx, Joyce Kilmer Park, Pelham Bay Park, St.
Residents of 3030 Middletown Road will enjoy an amenities package that includes a common rooftop terrace with panoramic views of the nearby Pelham Bay Park, a resident-only gym facility, live-in superintendant, laundry room access as well as onsite parking available for rent.
The weekly camps will be staged each Saturday in all five boroughs of New York: Manhattan, Central Park Tennis Center, 96th Street & Central Park West; Queens, Flushing Meadows Courts, Flushing Meadows Corona Park; Staten Island, Willowbrook Park, Richmond Avenue & Eton Place; Bronx, Pelham Bay Park, Bruckner Blvd.