Clove Lakes Park

Staten Island, NY

198.05 acres


With a beautiful 198 acre expanse, Clove Lakes Park is the perfect place for the active person or family.

Inside this vast meadow, there are four lakes & connecting by streams where one can enjoy rowboating and freshwater fishing, as well as an outdoor ice skating rink (in season). Clove Lakes also offers picnic grounds, playgrounds, a baseball field, nature trails, bridle paths, a cross-country course, and a restaurant.

Parking and public transportation available. From the Ferry terminal, take Bus S62 to intersection of Victory Boulevard and Clove Road(20 minutes). For information call (718) 390-8000.


Trails:

This is part of the Greenbelt Circular Trail.  The trail begins at the northern part of the park.  Fifty yards past the corner of Forest Avenue and Clove Road the path begins on the left.  The hiker travels through an old glacial valley past Brooks Lake and Richmond Pond, and Clove Lake.  The path exits at Victory Boulevard.