A Guide to Wheelchair Accessible Nature Trails in NYC
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Hudson River Greenway
Battery Park to Little Red Lighthouse (underneath George Washington Bridge)
This 11-mile route is the largest car-free bicycle and pedestrian path in NYC. The trail passes through Hudson River Park, Riverside Park South, Riverside Park, and Fort Washington Park.
Wheelchair Accessible Nature Trail in Staten Island
Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk
Fort Wadsworth to Miller Field
This 2.7-mile boardwalk follows Staten Island’s eastern shore, beginning at Miller Field—a recreational area for sports, picnicking, and bird watching. Highlights of the trail include spectacular views of the Verrazano Bridge, the Atlantic Ocean, and South Beach. Parking is available on the boardwalk’s southern tip off Cedar Grove Avenue and at several points along Father Capodanno Boulevard, which parallels the boardwalk.