Location Scout VR Pano: Ross Dock – GWB

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Location Scout VR Pano: Ross Dock Picnic Area and George Washington Bridge, Fort Lee / Alpine NJ area – Ross Dock Area – Palisades Interstate Park / New Jersey Section – Picnic Areas

A large scenic riverfront picnic area with access to Hazard’s Dock Boat Ramp, and with access to our trail system and Henry Hudson Drive, car-top boat launching, fishing and crabbing, restrooms, vending machines and refreshments (in season), public phone, and large playground.

Movie scenes filmed at Palisades Interstate Park / New Jersey Section (including Ross Dock) …via “We Oughta Be in Pictures!” – Palisades Interstate Park / New Jersey Section”, Cliff Notes – Visitors’ Letter for the NJ Section of the Palisades Interstate Park:

  • In 1988, Tom Hanks became Big at a carnival staged by director Penny Marshall at Ross Dock, complete with Ferris wheel, candy stands—and a sinister looking wishing machine.
  • In a pair of pivotal scenes, Martin Scorsese had three of his GoodFellas, Ray Liotta, Robert DeNiro, and Joe Pesci, bury a body—then ghoulishly dig it up later—in the woods near State Line Lookout (1990).

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Ross Dock - Palisades Interstate Park NJ Pano © nyc.locationscout.us

Ross Dock - Palisades Interstate Park NJ © nyc.locationscout.us

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Location Scout VR Pano: Ross Dock Picnic Area and George Washington Bridge, Fort Lee, NJ

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