12 NYC Runs Only Locals Know

There's more to the New York City running scene than Central Park. The 843-acre urban escape might get all the attention, but there are dozens of other parks within the city that feature trails, tracks and paved paths for running.

We asked Facebook fans and our senior running editor (and former-NYC resident) to give us the inside scoop on lesser-known spots for NYC runs. The result is a list of 11 awesome places to get active in the city. Use this as a guide next time you find yourself running in the Big Apple.

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