Get lost in nature without ever leaving the city on this tour of the Ramble, a serene 36-acre woodland in the middle of Central Park. Coined the 'wild garden' by designer Frederick Law Olmsted, the Ramble offers visitors a tranquil spot to meander along winding paths and discover hidden forest gardens. Highlights of this tour include the Lake, Bow Bridge, Ramble Arch, Oak Bridge, the Gill, and Azalea Pond.
Meet: Alexander von Humbolt statue (West 77th Street and Central Park West).
Terrain: Uneven, with hills, stairs, and wood-chipped trails.
Length of tour: Approximately 90 minutes.
PRICE: Tickets $15 (Members $10). No groups, please.