Camping in NYC

We've heard that the only public campground in NYC is in Brooklyn, at Floyd Bennett Field. At $50 for three nights, it's a summertime escape fit for the great outdoors, but it's no farther than Jamaica Bay…

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Here's more info on the campground from the National Park Service, and read about two firsthand experience at the New York Times and the NY Daily News.

(Images: Time's Up, 5 Borough Bicycle Club)

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Regina is an architect who lives with her husband and children in Lawrence, KS. As a LEED Accredited Professional and longtime contributor to Apartment Therapy and The Kitchn, her focus is on healthy, sustainable living through design.