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State Line Lookout (Lookout Inn)

Palisades Interstate Pkwy, Opposite median U-Turn for Exit 3, northbound, Alpine, NJ 07620
+1 201-750-0465
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Free scenic attraction

This is part of the Palisades Interstate Park adjacent to the Palisades Interstate Parkway in... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
Vickie B
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Tenafly, New Jersey, United States
A great place to spot hawks

I like to stop here on my way upstate on the palisades. It's located right between exit two and... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
snappyviv
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New York City, New York
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Palisades Interstate Pkwy, Opposite median U-Turn for Exit 3, northbound, Alpine, NJ 07620
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

This is part of the Palisades Interstate Park adjacent to the Palisades Interstate Parkway in Alpine, NJ. It's a scenic overlook to view the Hudson River & east with ample parking and a cafe to enjoy beverages, snacks & light meals, tables inside & outside....More

Thank Vickie B
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

I like to stop here on my way upstate on the palisades. It's located right between exit two and three going north. A nice place for lunch , a long nature walk or just to look at the fabulous view. You might spot a hawk...More

Thank snappyviv
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

This is one of the very interesting look out points on the Palisades Parkway. The views of New York and the Hudson River are fascinating. The small restaurant serves basic American hot foods, and my recent American cheese sandwich was perfectly prepared. The decorations are...More

Thank robcurtross
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

So we stopped at this site after a stay in a local hotel. The views are as to be expected but there is nothing else to really do or see in the area. There is a small cafe with a gift shop that was crowded...More

1  Thank Judekier
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great view of the Hudson and NYC from the NJ side! First time this weekend and all I can say is Wow! beautiful scenery this is a place in jersey you must check out! Great vantage point to watch over the Hudson River and to...More

Thank ecka2015
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were touring the Palisades and decided to stop at state line lookout because we heard good things about it. It was winter time so it wasn't as busy as I assume it is in summer. It was very quaint with a...More

Thank Anon1452
Reviewed 17 February 2017

While traveling on the Palisades Parkway a great stop for a view and a quick cheap lunch. The menu is limited but the prices are good as is the food. Coffee and a BLT for a little over 5 bucks half pound burgers and foot...More

Thank Frank R
Reviewed 2 February 2017

My brother and I went to NY state for a funeral. Since we were flying out of NYC, we took a little road trip through New Jersey. This was first on the list and it was great. Not only is free always a good thing...More

Thank annacorbin13
Reviewed 5 December 2016

There are a number of interesting hikes using the parking lot here as a base. This one is relatively easy but rewarding for a longer hike. This hike offers an easy loop on pleasant woods roads and paths north of the State Line Lookout. It...More

Thank robcurtross
Reviewed 4 November 2016

A must stop on the Palisades. The views are awesome - overlooking the Hudson and birding is fantastic. The State Line Cafe is a great place for a bite and a pit stop.

Thank MedfordMA
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