Fort Washington Park

Park, Scenic Lookout
Hudson River Greenway (W. 155 St. to W. 179 St.)
New York, NY 10032

Tips

  • Visit the quaint Little Red Lighthouse underneath the George Washington Bridge. Hildegarde H. Swift wrote a classic kids book based on the historicinspired by the site.Powered by ParentsConnect.com
  • Great view!
  • Don't be scared to unclip and walk up the pedestrian bridge. The cycling team guys are assholes.
  • Fort Washington Park gets its name from the revolutionary war fort that was located on the site.
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  • I love bringing my daughter here during the spring and summer months.
  • There's a lot of dogs in the park plus wildlife so beware of leaving your lunch unattended. Oh and watch out for drug addicts and pedoes!
  • Fort Washington Park gets its name from the Revolutionary War fort that was located near the site (in Bennett Park).
  • Nice Panoramic view of George Washington Bridge from here.
  • The map attached to this park on foursquare shows a different park than where the lighthouse is.
  • Wonderful park, enjoy anything from Walking, Biking and Tennis.
  • Go find the artwork on the coast
  • The culture of the tennis courts there suck, the players play, and play for as long as they want and if they see someone waiting for a turn... good luck they don't respect the one hour courtesy match
  • Doesn't feel like it's part of New York but it's definitely worth a trip
  • Don't like bridges ... scary.
  • beautiful area beautiful sights quiet
  • Great sunset view!
  • One of my favorite bridges since it leads me back to my home state
  • Enter bridge on Hudson Terrace on Jersey side
  • Tip: this traffic sucks

Nearby places

Fort Washington Park (George Washington Bridge)
99 Margaret Corbin Dr (at Fort Tryon Pl)
1 E 161st St (btwn Jerome & River Ave)