Outdoors with Kids New York City: 100 Fun Places to Explore In and Around the City

Outdoors with Kids New York City: 100 Fun Places to Explore In and Around the City

by Cheryl De Jong-Lambert, William De Jong-Lambert
     
 

This easy-to-use guide features 100 destinations where families can get outside, be active, and enjoy nature.See more details below

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This easy-to-use guide features 100 destinations where families can get outside, be active, and enjoy nature.

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"A marvelous resource for families living in or visiting New York. Every city should have a guide like this."- Richard Louv, Author, The Nature Principle and Last Child in the Woods "Throw this wonderful book in your backpack, grab the kids and explore all that New York City has to offer adults and kids of all ages who love the natural world. Packed with detailed trips throughout the parks and islands of the city's five boroughs, Long Island, the Catskill Mountains, the Hudson Valley, and New Jersey, including how to get there, the history of the area, where to eat, where to find water fountains and restrooms, and what you'll see during each season, whether it be hawks, seals, playgrounds, or areas for skateboarding, this book is a treasure for families who live in or visit New York City and its surrounding areas." - Leslie Day, Author, Field Guide to the Natural World of New York City, and Field Guide to the Street Trees of New York City. "This book beckons you to get outside with your kids and discover the surprising green spaces of the city and beyond. Accessible and informative, it's an indispensable guide for New York nature explorers."- Betsy McCully, Author of City at the Water's Edge: A Natural History of New York
Richard Louv, author, The Nature Principle and Last Child in the Woods
”A marvelous resource for families living in or visiting New York. Every city should have a guide like this.”

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781934028599
Publisher:
Appalachian Mountain Club Books MA
Publication date:
04/03/2012
Series:
AMC Outdoors with Kids Series
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
477,257
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

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