• 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

World War II at Fort Hancock

 
 
Fort Hancock's WAC basketball team pose for a photo in YMCA.
WAC basketball team at Fort Hancock's YMCA.
NPS/Gateway NRA Museum Collection

Did You Know?

Dimmed and camoflagued Sandy Hook lighthouse at night in World War II.

Did you know that the Sandy Hook Light was dimmed in World War II and painted in camoflague? Homes and businesses within five miles of the ocean were required to use blackout curtains in order to protect ships from attacks by German U-Boats. More...