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

    Gateway

    National Recreation Area NY,NJ

Ranger Guided

Ranger led field experiences are available at all three Gateway park units, but teacher training and other requirements vary. Call 718-338-3338 ext. 274 for further information, or click on one of the park unit links below.

Jamaica Bay

Sandy Hook

Staten Island

Did You Know?

World War I recruiting poster for the Coastal Artillery Corps.

All of Gateway NRA's units include sites that defended New York Harbor from attacks from the sea, from the Revolutionary War through World War II. They are Fort Hancock, Fort Tilden, and Fort Wadsworth. Learn about the history of coastal defense by visiting any of these sites. More...