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Carl Schurz Park

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E. 84th to E. 90th St. between East End Ave. and East River, New York, New York City, NY
+1 212-459-4455
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My old standby

Carl Schulz Park is on E. End Ave. and is where the mayors mansion is located. There’s a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jeremy t
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New York City, New York
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NYC is a city of joggers

Great place to go for a jog or simply sit on the promenade to watch the world go by. Basketball... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
Richard T
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E. 84th to E. 90th St. between East End Ave. and East River, New York, New York City, NY
Upper East Side
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Carl Schulz Park is on E. End Ave. and is where the mayors mansion is located. There’s a Riverwalk on the outside of the park. There are a couple of dog runs one specifically for small dogs which is a lot of fun to walk...More

Thank jeremy t
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

Great place to go for a jog or simply sit on the promenade to watch the world go by. Basketball courts available. (Bring your own ball). Plenty of separate space for dogs to take their owners for a social poop! It's small compared to central...More

Thank Richard T
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

Stumbled upon this park by accident. In the city for business and was doing a morning walk on the Upper Eastside. I saw the entrance off of East End Ave and went to take a look. The park follows the East River with great views...More

Thank Steven M
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Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

This fairly large space is just south of Gracie Mansion and is one of the few public parks directly on the East River. It is largely a neighborhood park; very few city visitors go there or even know about it. The park contains two playgrounds,...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2017

We spent some time earlier this week in this primeval park near the East River. It was full of folks walking their dogs and we were surprised that so many of them knew each other by name, and by how well behaved the dogs were....More

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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We walked through Carl Schurz Park this evening, and had a lovely time. The trees are in full leaf and many of the summer flowers have begun to bloom. There must've been 1000 people enjoying various parts of the park, everything from picnicking to just...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

This place is an oasis. That borders the river for about 7 blocks. And is the home fir strollers, walkers, bike riders, dogs. Couples and kids. Two separate dog parks are here and a fabulous view of the east river and the fir drive. Great...More

Thank Allan S
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Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Having lived in the neighborhood I have been to this Park many many times. Highlights really all the walk on the river, and the mayors mansion. They're a little areas where dogs are allowed to play one along the Riverwalk is a small area gated...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2017

Thing I miss most about our E89th street walk up is this park. Lovely in so many ways. Nice at night with great views of the Triboro Bridge. Take the dog for a long walk. find a spot to read a book or sit and...More

Thank Dusty M
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Reviewed 18 March 2017

I am lucky to live in a great apartment house on the Upper East Side, in view of the East River and only a block from the East River Waterfront Esplanade. The esplanade runs through Carl Schurz Park, and was particularly beautiful during our recent...More

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Lindsey R
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Response from Michael K | Reviewed this property |
Yes...but I wouldn’t run in any park prior to sunrise. By that time many people are out and about and it is certainly safe to use the park—but it is not the best place to do serious running because the trails are short and... More
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