Sandy Hook's False Tip Closed
The false tip area of Sandy Hook is closed due to safety concerns while the Army Corps of Engineers continues their dredging operations.
Self Guided Field Trips to Sandy Hook
For more information please call Jennifer Cox at 732-872-5914 or e-mail us
Towering trees and bursting buds: a new ranger guided program all about trees for Kindergarten through 2nd grade
Linked closely to the Kindergarten, first and second science scope and sequence, students learn about what native trees and bushes do in each season of the year.Students make predictions about what's up with their tree in each season and test out their predictions about seasonal change along the Old Dune Trail near the Sandy Hook Visitor Center. Later students can input their data at the National Phenology Network and contribute to important scientific knowlege about climate change
Did You Know?
Gateway National Recreation Area is mostly made up of water, making it a boater's paradise! Canoeing, kayaking, fishing and sailing are just a few of the ways to enjoy the park. More...