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2022 Best Cities for Outdoor Activities in America

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  1. #1 Best Cities for Outdoor Activities in America.

    Seattle

    City in Washington,

    1010 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Lived in this city most my life, almost 40 years. Due to the tech industry it’s ungodly expensive now. However, it’s a fun city, beautiful, so much to do. Lots of sports, art, cinema, and nearby....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 726,054,

  2. #3 Best Cities for Outdoor Activities in America.

    New York City

    City in New York,

    1670 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says New York City occupies a special place in the American consciousness as the tumultuous seat of our financial markets and the buzzing capital of our culture. New York is celebrated for its wealth of....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 8,736,047,

  3. #6 Best Cities for Outdoor Activities in America.

    Irvine

    City in California,

    570 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Nearby Resident says I love Irvine! I went to UCI for my bachelors degree and it was a beautiful area. There are many activities to do beyond campus life. My friends and I would ride our bikes in the park and then get....

    Read 570 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 297,868,

  4. #11 Best Cities for Outdoor Activities in America.

    Vancouver

    City in Washington,

    459 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Former Resident says I lived here during the winter. It may be gloomy but there's a lot to love. My favorite thing was definitely the drive-thru coffee shops with so much variety. I also loved how spacious the city was.....

    Read 459 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 188,331,

  5. #12 Best Cities for Outdoor Activities in America.

    Oakland

    City in California,

    549 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Born and raised in Oakland, California. Throughout the nation, Oakland is known for the violence in the poorer areas, mainly in black and brown communities. But, growing up as a black woman in... Yet, my dreams of college are away from Oakland. I love Oakland with my whole heart, but need to experience something new. Growing up in Oakland is a true experience..

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 437,548,

  6. #14 Best Cities for Outdoor Activities in America.

    Tacoma

    City in Washington,

    494 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says What I like about Tacoma, Washington is the access to a nearby park. Every neighborhood had its own park for the community to enjoy. The City of Tacoma has different bodies of water to get to. There is the strait of the Tacoma Narrows off of the Point Defiance Park, rivers, creeks and streams to get away to.Tacoma also has many educational institutions to attend within a twenty-minute drive such as, Bates Technical College, Clover Park Technical College, Pierce College, Tacoma Community College, Puget... What can be improved about Tacoma are the many potholes that wears out the tires of the automobiles. The truck track adds to the wear and tear of the streets. Another improvement for City of Tacoma is the cost of housing. Many young adults are living with their parents these days, because studio apartments start at least $1,000 a month, which does....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 217,332,

  7. #19 Best Cities for Outdoor Activities in America.

    Stamford

    City in Connecticut,

    205 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says What I like about Stamford is simply the kind of lifestyle there is and how big it is. One place to compare it to is NY CITY because of the amount of things to do there. You can "Go Cart", Ice....

    Read 205 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 134,820,

  8. #20 Best Cities for Outdoor Activities in America.

    Jersey City

    City in New Jersey,

    306 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I love and hate Jersey City, it is my childhood home, and i love to live here. It is a beautiful city itself, with tremendous amounts of transportation such as lightrail, path train, and buses, not....

    Read 306 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 287,146,

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