Transforming the Big Apple

Elizabeth Fraser
New York City's crowded urban concrete jungle is nearly unrecognizable from the swampy wilderness it once was. Don explores the hidden corners of New York where lost traces of the city can still be found.

From This Episode

Don explores the hidden corners of NYC where lost traces of the city can still be found. 960 1280

  

Producer Brad Blondheim gets an assist in suiting up for the exploration of the Saw Mill River in Yonkers. 960 1280

  

Washington Square Arch in Manhattan. 960 1280

  

Don Wildman investiages the Gowanus Canal Flushing Tunnel in Brooklyn. 960 1280

  

The crew prepares to walk underneath the abandoned building in Yonkers. 960 1280

  

Gowanus Canal Flushing Tunnel in Brooklyn. 960 1280

  

Don Wildman explores the remains of a submarine. 960 1280

  

Don puts on a safety harness before exploring the Saw Mill River in Yonkers. 960 1280

  

The Brooklyn Bridge in New York City. 960 1280

  

Don interviews John Krawchuk, Director of Historic Preservation for New York City. Don and the crew of Off Limits visited the Washington Square Arch in New York. 960 1280

  

Don Wildman gets special access to go inside the Gowanus Canal Flushing Tunnel in Brooklyn. 960 1280

  

The grounds of Green-Wood Cemetery in Brooklyn, NY. 960 1280

  

More from Travel Channel

High-Energy NYC Honeymoon

NYC, the City That Never Sleeps, is tailor-made for high-energy honeymoons.

The Hot List

Explore America’s most stunning scenery.
Join the conversation on Social Media!
Stay updated on the latest travel tips and trends.
Follow Us Everywhere

Join the party! Don't miss Travel Channel in your favorite social media feeds.