• Get away to Gateway, where you can camp and stay healthy with heart-smart activities. Photo by Sebastiano Privitera; used by permission.


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  • Sand Replenishment at Jacob Riis Park Beach

    Sand replenishment at Jacob Riis Park Beach has begun. During this project, sections of the beach will be closed to the public for their safety. Replenishment is expected to take up to two weeks.

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Write us (for all Gateway correspondence, including Sandy Hook, Jamaica Bay and Staten Island units):

Gateway National Recreation Area
210 New York Avenue
Staten Island, New York 10305

Call us: 718-354-4606

FAX us: 718-354-4764

U.S. Park Police (24 hours):
Law enforcement for Gateway's Jamaica Bay and Staten Island Units
(718) 338-3988

Sandy Hook Ranger Station (24 hours):
Law enforcement for Gateway's Sandy Hook Unit
(732) 872-5900

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Did You Know?

Women's Army Corps soldiers crossing out the

Did you know that Fort Hancock, unlike most Army posts during World War II, had a racially integrated unit? The 1225th Army Service Unit had African-American soldiers and in 1943 received a group from the Women's Army Corps. More...