Directions by Subway:
Take the Q train to Prospect Park Station. Get in one of the first cars to exit on Lincoln Rd. Walk towards the Park, cross Ocean Ave., enter the Park and you will see the transition area located on the inner edge of the main loop
Take the 2 or 4 train to Grand Army Plaza. Enter the park through Grand Army Plaza and go down on the East Drive. You will be going against traffic, so please be aware of other bikers, joggers and walkers coming up the hill. The TA will be on your left across from the Boat House. Or when you exit the subway station, remain on Flatbush Ave. you will pass the entrance to the Prospect Park Zoo, enter the park on your next right at the Willink Entrance.
Directions by Car:
Take the Brooklyn Bridge, continue onto Adam Str. then onto Boerum Pl. , turn left onto Atlantic Ave. then right onto Washington Ave. , turn right Continue to Grand Army Plaza and go half-way around the traffic circle. You will pass the entrance to the Prospect Park Zoo, at the intersection with Empire Blvd. turn right onto Ocean Ave. at the light on Lincoln Rd. the entrance to the park is on your right. Park on Ocean Ave. as cars are not allowed in the park.
From Long Island & Queens:
Via Interborough Pkwy. (Jackie Robinson Pkwy.) to Bushwick Ave. exit. Left onto Eastern Pkwy. to Grand Army Plaza. Go all the way around traffic circle to Flatbush Ave. south. Continue to entrance on right. Via Brooklyn-Queens Expwy. to Tillary St. exit. Left at second light onto Flatbush Ave., to Grand Army Plaza. Go half-way around the traffic circle. Continue on Flatbush Ave. to Ocean Ave and Lincoln Rd. Park on Ocean Ave. Cars are not allowed in the park.
From Connecticut, Westchester and the Bronx:
Bronx Whitestone Bridge to I-678 south, (Whitestone Pkwy.), to Van Wyck Expway to Interborough Pkwy. Jackie Robinson Pkwy. west to Bushwick Ave. exit. Left onto Eastern Pkwy. to Grand Army Plaza. Go all the way around traffic circle to Flatbush Ave. south. Continue to Ocean Ave. and Lincoln Rd. Park on Ocean Ave. cars are not allowed in the park.
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Bridges or tunnels to Manhattan, south on West Side Highway, to FDR Drive north and Brooklyn Bridge exit. From the Bridge, follow the From Manhattan directions.