The Palisades are a line of steep cliffs that stretch along the Hudson in northeastern New Jersey and into New York. In 1524, Italian explorer Giovanni da Verazzano described these cliffs as "a fence of stakes," or "Palisades" (from the French).
Palisades Amusement Park was an amusement park located in Bergen County, New Jersey, across the Hudson River from New York City. It was situated atop the New Jersey Palisades lying partly in Cliffside Park and partly in Fort Lee. The park operated from 1898 until 1971, remaining one of the most visited amusement parks in the country near the end of its existence.
Let me whisper in your ear. Mary Jane Clark. The discovery of a body buried at the famous Palisades Amusement Park and the horrifying death of a popular female television host arouse suspicions about reporter Laura Walsh, whose television obituaries seem a little prescient
Hiking the "Giant Stairs" @ the Palisades Parkway in New Jersey