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One Tank Trips

View of Bear Mountain Bridge from the top of the mountain. Photo Courtesy 2014 New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation.

One Tank Trip: Bear Mountain State Park

Bear Mountain State Park is one of New York’s most family-friendly destinations.

09/01/2014

Cradle of Aviation Museum in Garden City, N.Y. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

One Tank Trips: Cradle Of Aviation Museum

Visitors are welcome to climb into the cockpits of aircraft and man the controls.

09/19/2013

Blairstown_Lake_and_Dam (Credit: Creative Commons)

One Tank Trips: Blairstown And The Delaware Water Gap

The Blairstownarea is where the original “Friday The 13th” was filmed.

09/18/2013

The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk

One Tank Trips: Maritime Aquarium At Norwalk

Norwalk’s Maritime Aquarium is a great indoor or rainy day activity.

08/21/2013

Ramon Castro (Photo: Bridgeport Bluefish)

One Tank Trips: Taking In A Bridgeport Bluefish Game

Tickets are typically about $10 for the Bridgeport Bluefish of the Atlantic League.

08/14/2013

(Photo courtesy Bruce Museum)

One Tank Trips: Bruce Museum

The Bruce Museum offers a great collection of art just a short drive from Manhattan.

08/07/2013

Hunter Mountain ziplining course (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

One Tank Trips: Ziplining In The Catskills

Thrill-seekers don’t have to go far to get their adrenaline pumping. New York Zipline Adventure Tours runs several courses in the Catskills mountains.

07/31/2013

Coney Island as seen from the Wonder Wheel (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

One Tank Trips: Coney Island

While Coney Island is within the five boroughs, some New Yorkers have yet to take advantage of the beach and amusements right in their own backyard. The Wonder Wheel has been an institution for as long as skyscrapers have been part of New York’s skyline.

07/24/2013

Raphael Vineyard in Peconic, N.Y. (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

One Tank Trips: Long Island’s North Fork Wine Country

The North Fork of Long Island is wine country and locals in the towns of Peconic and Southold say that if you spend the day there, your cares will wash away.

07/10/2013

A house on City Island (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

One Tank Trips: City Island, NYC

In this week’s installment of One Tank Trips, we won’t even leave the city, but you’ll be transported a world away.

07/03/2013

Field Station: Dinosaurs in Secaucus, N.J. (credit: Peter Haskell / WCBS 880)

One Tank Trips: Dinosaurs Stand Tall In Secaucus, N.J.

For our latest One Tanks Trips installment, reporter Peter Haskell got up close and personal with some prehistoric creatures in Secaucus, New Jersey.

06/26/2013

Duke Farms in Hillsborough, N.J. (credit: Levon Putney / WCBS 880)

One Tank Trips: Duke Farms In Hillsborough, N.J.

If you think New Jersey is all about factories, beaches, and where the Jets and Giants play, then you need to take a One Tank Trip to Hillsborough and find out why it’s called the Garden State.

06/19/2013

Columbia Trail in High Bridge, N.J. (credit: Wayne Cabot / WCBS 880)

One Tank Trips: The Columbia Trail In High Bridge, N.J.

If you’re looking for great natural scenery, small town charm, and a maybe a bit of exercise, our latest One Tank Trips installment is for you.

06/12/2013

Silverball Museum Arcade in Asbury Park (file / credit: Silverball Museum)

One Tank Trips: The Silverball Museum Arcade In Asbury Park

Every Wednesday, we’ve been taking you to destinations close by in our series One Tank Trips and now we’re moving from Connecticut to New Jersey.

06/05/2013

The United States Coast Guard Cutter Baque Eagle in New London, Conn. (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

One Tank Trips: The Coast Guard Cutter Barque Eagle In New London

A tall ship with a rich history could be just the thing for you and your family this summer, as WCBS 880’s Mike Xirinachs reports in the latest One Tank Trips installment.

05/29/2013

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