Although it looks natural, like most of the Ramble, it’s man-made. The water originates from a pipe hidden under a rocky ledge near the center of the Ramble, flows into Azalea Pond, and meanders down the hill before ending in a small cascade and emptying into the Lake. Several rustic bridges cross the stream and provide places to pause and enjoy the scenery.
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Enjoy a respite from city life with a hike through Central Park’s serene Ramble, a 36-acre woodland landscape featuring cascades and tree-covered paths.
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Wander through the naturalistic beauty of the Ramble, the most intricate and detailed landscape in Central Park.
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The Ramble is the landscape that most embodies Central Park’s enduring purpose as an urban oasis.
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