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A listing of scenic overlooks that are not accessible by driving.
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Image for One World Observatory - New York, NYview gallery

SWSW15 km

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Scenic OverlooksOne World Observatory - New York, NY

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The tallest building in the western hemisphere stands at 1,776 feet. A perfect hight to view the city from within, if you're willing to spend $35 to go up.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New York

date approved: 7/3/2016

last visited: 1/19/2018

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SWSW17.2 km

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Scenic OverlooksNew York City from Ellis Island - Jersey City, NJ

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The views from Ellis Island are spectacular.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/17/2016

last visited: 8/17/2016

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WW21.4 km

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Scenic OverlooksGarrett Mountain, West Paterson, NJ

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Garett Mountain is in West Paterson NJ and has an outstanding eastward view, with the cities of Clifton and Paterson below and the NYC skyline in the distance. It is a short walk from parking.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member briansnat

location: New Jersey

date approved: 12/16/2008

last visited: 7/3/2010

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NWNW34.8 km

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Scenic OverlooksOakland Overlook

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A short, 1 mile hike from Skyline Drive.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member briansnat

location: New Jersey

date approved: 7/20/2008

last visited: never

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NWNW40.7 km

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Scenic OverlooksCarris Hill

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A great view of the surrounding area from Carris Hill in Norvin Green State Forest.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member briansnat

location: New Jersey

date approved: 1/4/2008

last visited: never

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NWNW41.2 km

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Scenic OverlooksWindbeam Mountain

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The hike is less than a mile, but it's straight up and will really get your blood pumping - but not as much as the views will.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member briansnat

location: New Jersey

date approved: 7/16/2008

last visited: never

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NWNW41.5 km

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Scenic OverlooksOsio Rock

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This excellent, but relatively unknown overlook is in the southern section of Norvin Green State Forest. It's about a mile hike from parking.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member briansnat

location: New Jersey

date approved: 1/10/2008

last visited: never

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NWNW45.1 km

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Scenic OverlooksOverlook Rocks

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Overlook Rocks is a currently trailless overlook that is about 2 miles from any road. A hiking trail will be completed soon that will take you there.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member briansnat

location: New Jersey

date approved: 7/7/2008

last visited: never

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NWNW45.5 km

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Scenic OverlooksIndian Cliffs

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Indian Cliffs are located along a hiking trail that skirts the eastern shore of Split Rock Reservoir.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member briansnat

location: New Jersey

date approved: 1/4/2008

last visited: never

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WW46.7 km

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Scenic OverlooksWildcat Ridge Hawkwatch

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This outstanding overlook is in the Wildcat Ridge Wildlife Management area.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member briansnat

location: New Jersey

date approved: 1/4/2008

last visited: 3/25/2012

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SS47.6 km

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Scenic OverlooksMt. Mitchell Overlook - Highest Point on the Atlantic Seaboard

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Mt. Mitchill Overlook, Highlands, NJ.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mblatch

location: New Jersey

date approved: 3/29/2009

last visited: 11/22/2009

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NWNW52 km

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Scenic OverlooksBearfort Ridge near NY/NJ State Line

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This open area along Bearfort Ridge offers perhaps the finest view in the region.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member briansnat

location: New Jersey

date approved: 1/13/2008

last visited: never

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NWNW52.5 km

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Scenic OverlooksGrand View

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Grand View is a rocky outcrop along the Appalachian Trail. It offers expansive views of the surrounding region.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member briansnat

location: New York

date approved: 1/13/2008

last visited: never

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NN68.7 km

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Scenic OverlooksPollepel Island

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An outstanding view of Bannerman Castle on Pollepel Island in the Hudson River near Cold Spring, NY.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member dirtp

location: New York

date approved: 9/28/2008

last visited: 4/29/2010

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NN82.9 km

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Scenic OverlooksLawrence Farms

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A view of the valley beneath Lawrence Farms.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member dirtp

location: New York

date approved: 10/15/2008

last visited: never

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NWNW93.5 km

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Scenic OverlooksHawks Nest - NY

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About four miles from Port Jervis, the Hawk's Nest section of New York Route 97 has been frequently used in television commercials and advertisements. Along this section of RT 97 there are a couple of scenic lookouts.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: New York

date approved: 11/7/2009

last visited: 8/20/2015

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NN97.5 km

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Scenic OverlooksWalkway Over The Hudson - Poughkeepsie, New York

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In the middle of a former railroad bridge

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Vermontish

location: New York

date approved: 10/26/2009

last visited: 5/1/2011

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NN99.5 km

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Scenic OverlooksSam's Point Preserve - Cragsmoor, New York

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Property under the protection of the Nature Conservancy

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Vermontish

location: New York

date approved: 5/23/2009

last visited: never

Image for A President's view - Hyde Park, NYview gallery

NN103.8 km

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Scenic OverlooksA President's view - Hyde Park, NY

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Located in Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site. This is where FDR and his wife Eleonor site to enjoyed the view. Beautiful view across the lawn down to the river, is as he left it in March 1945, shortly before his death.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LadyKarine

location: New York

date approved: 7/31/2018

last visited: never

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NN105.1 km

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Scenic OverlooksThe Rock Garden

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The waymark is on part of the Minnewaska State Park Preserve off of RT.299. The top of the mountain is one giant piece of rock outcropping that is basically flat. The views, especially in Autumn, are breathtaking.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Yeahoh

location: New York

date approved: 9/7/2008

last visited: never

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SWSW107.2 km

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Scenic OverlooksHigh Rocks overlook

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High rocks is a 200-foot sheer rock face overlooking an oxbow on the Tohickon Creek near the town of Point Pleasant Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member dhmeiser

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/2/2006

last visited: 7/27/2013

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NENE113.6 km

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Scenic OverlooksScenic Vista off the Hancock Brook Trail

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A 0.7 mile hike with an elevation change.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ODragon

location: Connecticut

date approved: 8/1/2008

last visited: 5/23/2016

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SWSW126.8 km

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Scenic OverlooksApple Pie Hill, Tabernacle, NJ

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Apple Pie Hill, the highest point in the New Jersey Pine Barrens, has been a "hot spot" for centuries.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member 94RedRover

location: New Jersey

date approved: 3/10/2008

last visited: 10/25/2008

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NN142.7 km

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Scenic OverlooksPlattekill Mountain - Catskills, NY

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An outstanding viewpoint with a grand view of the Hudson River Valley. Someone built stone lounge chairs here, so you can enjoy the view in comfort.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member briansnat

location: New York

date approved: 7/7/2008

last visited: never

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SWSW142.9 km

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Scenic OverlooksPhiladelphia Museum of Art Southeastern Plaza Steps - Philadelphia, PA

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One of the best places is high above Eakins Oval, on top of the southeastern plaza steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/11/2011

last visited: 7/27/2017

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