During warmer months, a picnic on the Long Meadow can’t be beat, but until then, grab a cup of hot cider at the Grand Army Plaza Greenmarket (Sat 8am–4pm) and explore the secluded nooks in this park. Read more
Brooklyn residents love Prospect Park, and with good reason: green spaces, curved walkways, summer concerts, vivid foliage in autumn, and an all-season skating rink make it a year-round getaway. Read more
Prospect Park is perfect for taking a jog & flopping out with a good book. And the fact that it's way less crowded than Central Park is a major bonus when we need a slice of green space to ourselves. Read more
Disembark at the 15th St–Prospect Park F or G stop for easy access to the public barbecues nearby; or just pack your blanket and some ready-to-eat snacks and make for the gently sloping pasture. Read more
It’s a bit less refined than its sister Central Park (both designed by Frederick Law Olmsted & Calvert Vaux in the 1860s) but that just makes it all the better for nature-laden runs or long walks. Read more
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