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Fort Wadsworth Shoreline Walk is a 2.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near New York City, New York that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walking and trail running and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

Length 2.4 mi Elevation gain 131 ft Route type Loop

Dogs on leash

Wheelchair friendly

Kid friendly

Stroller friendly

Walking

Running

Paved

River

Views

City walk

Historic site

Description
Waypoints (0)

This is on an active coast guard base, so please only stay in public use areas. Visit the visitor center at New York Avenue and Marshall Road first. There’s a good parking lot there as well. This area provides excellent views of New York City from Staten Island.

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Photos (31)
Recordings (19)
Completed (50)
Mark OBrien
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Hiking

Limited access to route parts but a nice mild walk

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Charlie Casey
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Hiking

when you park at the end of Hudson rd, go up hill under the bridge to the end and follow down hill around under the bridge. then go left when your back in the pk lot down carolina rd to the end and stay left, follow down to the south fin grill and return. will do it sunday 19jan2020 meetup si hiking

Garrett Negen
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Hiking

There are some old bunker tunnels that you can explore. It was pretty cool.

Ian Horritt
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Private property

Coastguard housing makes this a bit tricky. Forts and views are great though.

Chris Li
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Walking

Good view of Manhattan and the bridge. Some old fort buildings and cannons.

Christine Goutmann
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Nice enough walk, paved. But it is still an active coast guard base, the map provided is not an accurate map for public use. If you know the area it’s easy to navigate around the government property. If you don’t know the area, visit the visitor center at New York ave and Marshall rd first. There’s a good parking lot there as well.

John Moore
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HikingOff trailPrivate propertyRocky
First to Review

The trail shown in red here, you cannot follow unless you live in Coast Guard housing. There is a public entrance near the "Rd" in Ayres Rd and you can follow the road from there towards the bridge around to the forts. There are several smaller side trails that allow you to walk through the old forts and so forth. It's fun, but I wouldn't go out of my way for it.

Amanda Bou
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johnny vegs
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Jayme Chase
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Ladi Dre
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Neal Williams
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Mariela Peña
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Denise & Mike Soriano
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paul patsalis
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Lance Adam
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Mo Danish
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Adam Esrig
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Alex Avilla
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Nicole C.
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Siobhan M.
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Gillian Applegate
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AllTrails U.
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Melanie Cragnolin
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Faizan Il
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