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Palisates Interstate Highway, Alpine, NJ 07620
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are many trails - good spots for a mini-picnic - close to the GW bridge (Ross area). After a rainy spell, there are small waterfalls. In October, migratory birds (hawks) and monarch butterflies can be seen near the Hudson. Haven't finished exploring all the...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2018

This forested area in New Jersey and New York have a topography that brings together mountain and river.

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Reviewed August 7, 2018

If you follow your GPS to the area where the Palisades Interstate Park Commision office is (with park police station), you will find one of the best places for hiking in this area. There is a hilly park road there, with lots of great views...More

1  Thank barry m
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Going North from the George Washington Bridge, just past exit one is the Rockefeller in Englewood with views of upper Manhattan (Inwood, Fort Tryon, etc.) and the Bronx and South to the Bridge and the West Side of Manhattan to 57th Street and below. Great...More

Thank WRoura
Reviewed March 11, 2018

You get some fantastic views from some of the points along the Hudson. The walk under the GW Bridge is must but beware of some of the paths down from the top as some of the rocks/ steps can be slippery depending on the time...More

Thank londoncallin2080
Reviewed September 6, 2017

I absolutely love hiking the Palisades Interstate Park! The Trip Advisor description says Alpine but the park and trails encompass many towns including Fort Lee and Englewood Cliffs (which is where I start my hike from). You can walk/run/hike the trails from above or you...More

Thank Arissa P
Reviewed July 4, 2017

This particular trail starts on the New Jersey side of the Hudson beginning at the George Washington Bridge and continuing up to New York State. There are about 30 miles of trails in the New Jersey section. The views are spectacular, the trails range from...More

2  Thank sradmd
Reviewed June 26, 2017

Palisades Interstate Parkway is used by thousands of motorists as the conduit from the Suburbs to the city. Most people will never venture out of the parkway until they hit the GWB or one of the upper exits after Orangeburg. What a shame! Some of...More

4  Thank TravelerAtTimes
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

This place is special, the views are incredible and the terrain is great for hikers who like a challenge. The cliffs off the Alpine Lookout offer numerous trails, some easy others truly challenging. When you go to the edge of the cliffs the view of...More

1  Thank Alexander R
Reviewed March 13, 2017

We were looking for a short hiatus from the busy city, and happened upon the park which is a short drive from after you exit the George Washington Bridge on the NJ side. Lots of neat trails to explore, or enjoy a slow drive along...More

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