• 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.

Event Details

  • Every Sunday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 04/06/2013 to 05/26/2013

    Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Queens Time: 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM Fee Information: free Contact Name: Ryan Visitor Center Contact Phone Number: (718)338-3799

Saturdays, Sundays, and Holidays.  Stop by to observe our South Marsh osprey pair as they prepare to raise a family.  Hear the remarkable stories of their annual long-distance migrations and their recovery in the US.  Spotting scope provided for up-close views of these remarkable birds of prey.  Dress for the weather but program may be adapted to an indoor program.  Bus Q52/53.