Dene South: E67- 69
The southern most end of the Dene
is a field that flourishes in the spring with Magnolia
and Kwanzan Cherry
which is a term meaning "valley" extends from East 66th Street to East 72nd Street and is the fulfillment of a design conceived by Central Park designer Frederick Olmsted
. With its rolling hills and valleys and winding walkways it provides park visitors with a serene setting for a leisurely stroll or a place to relax on the hillside beneath the Dene Shelter
At its northernmost boundary is the East Green
, a flat lawn with many varieties of blooming trees.