Looking for a few new ways to milk those last hot days of summer before the kids head back to school? We asked Red Tricycle’s New York City writers to share their favorite ways to spend a summer day in the city with their kids. Flip through our photo book to see their awesome adventures. Then, add a few of these fun activities to your summer bucket list and check them off before fall weather arrives.

Ashly Grzyb - Splash Around the City

On hot city days, there's no place my two year old would rather be than running around at a neighborhood splash park. Hudson River Park offers amazing splash parks for toddlers and older kids like Pier 25 in Tribeca and Pier 51 in the West Village with fountains, streams, misters and buckets tossing water. Half the fun is getting to the park by strolling, riding our bike or mastering a mini-scooter along the river's pedestrian path.

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What fun have you had in the city this season? Share your summer highlights in a Comment. Go ahead, brag a little!