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Riverbank State Park is located in Manhattan, New York in the USA. The park is within New York City and is the only state park in Manhattan. Manhattan is an island bordering the lower Hudson River. ... State nickname: Empire State Other U.S. States Capital Albany Largest city New York Governor George Pataki (R) Official languages None (English is de facto) Area 141,205 km² (27th)  - Land 122,409 km²  - Water 18,795 km² (13. ... Midtown Manhattan, looking north from the Empire State Building, 2005 New York City (officially named the City of New York) is the most populous city in the United States, the most densely populated major city in North America, and is at the center of international finance, politics, entertainment, and culture. ...


The park is adjacent to the Hudson River. View of the Hudson in the 1880s showing Jersey City The Hudson River, called Muh-he-kun-ne-tuk in Mahican, is a river running mainly through New York State but partly forming the boundary between the states of New York and New Jersey. ...


List of facilities and programs

Picnic tables, Food, Hiking, Playground, Playing fields, Pool, Tennis, Showers, Gymnasium, Recreation programs, Performance theater, Ice skating, Kid Carousel.

Key words: Multi-level urban setting with views of Hudson River features.

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This is a list of state parks in the U.S. state of New York. ...

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