• 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

  • Multiple Days: 07/06/2013, 07/20/2013, 08/03/2013, 08/17/2013, 08/31/2013, 09/14/2013, 09/28/2013

    Location: Floyd Bennett Field, Brooklyn, Ecology Village Campgrounds Fee Information: free Contact Name: Ecology Village Contact Phone Number: (718)338-4306

Learn to pitch a tent, build a fire, and cook out like a pioneer.  Make s'mores, tell some stories, and sleep under the stars.  Enjoy kayaking, marine nature study, and hiking with National Park Service Rangers.  Bring the whole family: parents, kids, grandparents!  The program is free, but reservations are required, and space is limited.  For information and reservations call (718)338-3338 extension 274, or (718)338-4306.