Hidden Highlights of the North End

Lace up your comfortable walking shoes for an energetic hike through Central Park’s north end!

The dramatic topography of this area offers a plethora of hidden highlights—from stunning views of Manhattan to remnants from the American Revolution. Central Park Conservancy guides will reveal fascinating discoveries and insights on this beautiful part of Central Park that will leave you seeing it through new eyes.

Recommended for those interested in an active and off-the-beaten-track experience, military history, wildlife, and/or conservation.

COVID-19 Health + Safety Policies

Ensuring the health and safety of our guests, staff, and the public is our top priority. Central Park Conservancy programs follow recommended guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, New York State, and New York City. At this time, Conservancy programs do not require fully vaccinated individuals to social distance or wear masks; however according to New York State guidelines “Unvaccinated Individuals are still responsible for continuing to wear a mask, per federal CDC guidance.” Regardless of vaccination status, participants should continue to monitor themselves for COVID-19 symptoms and stay home if they feel unwell.

Contact [email protected] if you need to request a raincheck for a future program due to illness or exposure to COVID-19.

Read about tour policies related to COVID-19, inclement weather, and more on our Frequently Asked Questions page.