DISTANCE: Approximately 3.5 miles / 5.6 kilometers
LOCATION: Start inside Van Cortlandt Park just inside the 242nd St. subway entrance
BEST TIME TO RUN: Early morning or early evening offer cooler temperatures while the shade from the tress can offer cooler runs in the afternoon than other locations in NYC.
The "Back Hills of Vanny"
Tortoise & Hare Statue
Lloyd’s Carrot Cake
Van Cortlandt Park House Museum
TIP: Enjoy the peace and tranquility of the forests. This route is great with a group of friends or if you want the solitude, you'll appreciate the escape from the fast pace of the city.
STRAVA: Van Cortlandt Park
Points of Interest
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