The Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk follows Staten Island's eastern shore from Miller Field -- a recreational area for sports, picnicking and bird watching -- to Fort Wadsworth. Highlights of the trail include spectacular views of the Verrazano Bridge, the Atlantic Ocean and South Beach.
Parking and Trail Access
Parking is available on the boardwalk's southern tip off Cedar Grove Ave. and at several points along Father Capodanno Boulevard, which parallels the boardwalk.
Don't go there
Is closed, don't go there
I happen to live nearby and use this trail for cardio on average two times a week. To start, this trail is much longer than 2.3 miles. If combined with Fort Wadsworth GNRA it is about 4.3 miles. I highly recommend adding the fort as it offers unforgettable ...