Gateway National Recreation Area:  Many Places, One Park

There are three geographic units: Sandy Hook, New Jersey; Jamaica Bay and Staten Island, New York City.  The NYC units include Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Fort Tilden, Riis Park in Queens, Floyd Bennett Field and Canarsie Pier in Brooklyn. Staten Island has Great Kills Park, Miller Field, and Fort Wadsworth.  These sites and others, make up the 26,000 acres of Gateway,  one national park. 

Features

Gateway is leasing six buildings at Sandy Hook's Fort Hancock: two for bed-and-breakfasts, two for residence/offices and two for non-profit groups.

Fort Hancock buildings available for lease

Gateway is leasing six buildings at Sandy Hook's Fort Hancock: two for bed-and-breakfasts, two for residence/offices and two for non-profit groups.

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Fort Cam, one of four views offered by Sandy Cam, shows Officers Row in Fort Hancock.

Sandy Cam broadcasts 24/7

See amazing views from the top of the Sandy Hook Lighthouse any time, day or night, without climbing 95 steps. Or, watch the Lighthouse itself.

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Camping is one of the many things to do at Gateway

Gateway's General Management Plan

The Record of Decision for the General Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement for Gateway National Recreation Area has been approved.

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Learn about news and upcoming programs and share your photos and comments on the park's Facebook page.

Join the conversation. Visit Gateway on Facebook!

Gateway wants to hear from you. Ask a question or post a comment or photo from your recent visit. Find out what's happening throughout the park.

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Volunteer

Volunteer at YOUR National Park

Show your love for Gateway. We are seeking volunteers from the local community to launch a new Volunteer Corps. Sign on to make a difference!

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#GatewayNPS on Instagram

#GatewayNPS on Instagram

Check out the park's Instagram account, GatewayNPS. Show us your favorite spots within Gateway by tagging them #gatewaynps.

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Winners and Top Contenders

Gateway Photo Contest 2014 Exhibit

Opening Reception and Award Presentation Saturday, January 24, 2- 4 PM Meet and greet the photographers Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge Broad Channel, Qns

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