An experienced coner
does it backwards on one skate by the slalom course next to Tavern On
6.1 miles right in the middle of the
action! Enjoy a rigorous workout
with a view of the NYC skyscrapers and a number of other colorful New
Yorkers skating with you. Closed to motor vehicles weekdays from 10
a.m. to 3 p.m. and all day on the weekends.
April to October, you can visit either 72nd Street Entrance for a free
braking lesson and skate map courtesy of the Central Park Skate Patrol,
the charter member of the IISA's National Skate Patrol.
For more on skating the park in connection with New York City tourism
in general, visit: http://www.nyctourist.com/central_park4.htm.
If you're ready to venture beyond the park and would like some company,
visit The Empire
Skate Club website. For the big picture on the NYC
skate scene, the
New York City Inline Skate Guide is your key to the