Join the Shorewalkers (PDF)

Hike Leaders – Follow this like to view hike leader forms


Hiking Preparation:

Preventing Dehydration on Long Distance Hikes

Trek Training Guide

Strength Exercises Every Walker Should Be Doing  (Video)



Track a Shorewalker hike using apps such as MapMyWalk or GPSies. Send the link to: and we will publish it here:

Bear Mountain

Great Mountain Bridge Walk: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3

Rockefeller Preserve

Interactive Maps:

Astoria Shoreline Walk: A five mile walk along the western Queens shoreline including a sculpture garden.
Battery Park to Bear Mountain (PDF):  The route from Battery Park to Bear Mt.
Bay Ridge and Sunset Park, Brooklyn: A 5 mile walk on the greenway beneath the Verrazano Narrows Bridge
The Great Manhattan Bridge Walk:  Cross the major bridges of the Hudson, Harlem, and East Rivers on this 34 miler
The Great Saunter:  Circumnavigate the island of Manhattan crossing through some 20 parks many little known.
Harlem Valley Recreation Area:  4-5 miles mainly on the Bronx side of the Harlem River
Harlem River Valley Map (PDF):  A guide with all the points of interest
Narrows to Coney Island: 6 to 7 miles along the Coney Island Boardwalk
NYC Marathon Walk:  Walk the 26 mile NYC Marathon route
Queens Waterfront: 12 to 13 miles covering the western and northern shoreline covering the East River, Bowery Bay, and Flushing Bay
Street Art in Manhattan:  15 to 20 miles viewing murals painted throughout Manhattan.
Walk Off the Turkey(WOTT Walk):  About 13 miles along the Hudson River Greenway
Walkway Over the Hudson: A 16 mile rail-to-trail in Poughkeepsie