Castle Point Lookout

Castle Point Lookout

  • Open 24/7 to the public
  • Offers panoramic views of the Hudson River
  • Highest point in Hoboken

Located on the campus of the Steven’s Institute of Technology, Castle Point Lookout offers breathtaking views of both New York City and the Hoboken waterfront. Standing at an elevation of 100 feet, the lookout provides an elevated perspective on the surrounding area, making it a popular spot for photography and sightseeing. The lookout is also home to the Steven’s cannon, a historical artifact said to have been brought over from France during the American Revolution. The cannon serves as a symbol of protection for the campus and is a trademark of the lookout.

In addition to its stunning views and historical significance, Castle Point Lookout is also a popular spot for outdoor activities. The site features a range of walking and hiking trails, where visitors can explore the campus and take in the beautiful natural surroundings. The lookout is also a popular spot for birdwatching, with many species of birds known to frequent the area.

As a prominent feature of the Steven’s Institute of Technology campus, Castle Point Lookout is also a hub of academic and intellectual activity. The site is frequently used for conferences and meetings, and many students and faculty members can be seen enjoying the views and fresh air on the lookout’s expansive lawns. The campus itself is known for its cutting-edge research and innovation, and the views from Castle Point Lookout provide a fitting backdrop for the important work taking place at the Steven’s Institute of Technology.

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Castle Point Lookout

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