Central Park: Marvels of the Northern Half

Janes Walk

Led By Laurie Lewis and Alan Cohen

The northern part of Central Park has some of New York’s greatest landscapes and an interesting history. View the changing cityscape as you walk along the Reservoir. Leave the city behind when you visit the tranquil Pool and enjoy a hike in the recently restored North Woods. Go back in time to the site of early American military fortifications. End at Conservatory Garden, ablaze with spring blooms. Moderate pace; some stairs.

Saturday, May 5
11:00 AM
2 Hours

Walk Details
Borough: Manhattan
Theme: Environment, History & Culture
Accessibility: Senior-friendly, Pet-friendly
Sheep Meadow in Central Park in warm weather
The Sheep Meadow in Central Park. Photo: Wikimedia Commons, Ingfbruno. Modifications: photo cropped and made black and white
Meeting Location

Central Park West between 90th and 91st Sts, opposite 300 CPW (El Dorado apts)


C or B train to 86th St

Finding your walk leader

Your walk leader will be holding a sign

Ending Location

Conservatory Garden (Fifth Ave and 105th St)

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