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Van Cortlandt Parkis the third largest New York City Park with 1,146 acres. Over half of the Park is forested and it has the largest freshwater lake in the borough. There is a lot of history in the Park: - It contains the Bronx's oldest building...more
I come here often to run the trails, most of the good ones are hidden in the back, in the woods where you can be alone for many minutes and get quite a nice workout on the hills. There is a horse stable nearby and...More
I’ve been coming to Van Cortlandt Park very long time! I remember when they had rowboats music club house golfers. They started canoe trips on the lake. You always have fathers or uncles with their kids fishing at the lake. There’s a wide variety of...More
I visited the park on Father's Day. There were families all around the lawns with big umbrellas and big smiles barbequing to celebrate their dads. There was a competitive cricket game going on in a huge field, and squirrels along the path to greet everyone....More
I've been going to Van Cortlandt Park since I was a teen! This green space has something for everybody. Walking trails are many. The playgrounds are nicely designed for the young ones. Areas are available for barbecuing. I learned how to swim in V.C.P. Pool!...More
One of those things - have heard about this /driven by this park many times through the years but never stopped. Didn't realize the expanse this park has to offer. After walking on a trail you forget you are in the Bronx. Spent a couple...More
I love van cortland Park, it’s very easy to get there by the 1# get off at the last stop, you can also walk from there to the Woodlawn Cemetery.You will sure love the park away from the busy touristic area and have a bit...More
This park really has it all. It has soccer fields, baseball fields, a pool, barbecuing areas, picnic tables, a large track for running/walking/biking, a golf course, hand ball courts, tennis courts, horses, and of course lots and lots of trails! They have trails on, and...More
Response from Friendsofvcp | Property representative |
Sorry but I don't know where in the Park this would have taken place. There is no where inside the Park where horseshoes is played today. You could try reaching out to the Bronx Hostorical Society they may have info.