11. Prospect Park Footbridges

Prospect Park. Photo by gigi_nyc from the Untapped Cities Google Glass Scavenger Hunt

Prospect Park is the perfect place to go hunting for pedestrian bridges – ranging from wood, to Beton concrete, to cast iron, standstone and granite, and local boulders. The Terrace Bridge, designed by Calvert Vaux and pictured above, is a replacement of an earlier wooden bridge and actually also accommodates cars – but many of the other bridges in Prospect Park are pedestrian only.

Next, check out the Top 10 Secrets of Central Park and the Secrets of Prospect Park.