• 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

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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: 08/08/2013, 08/22/2013

    Location: Bayswater Park, Queens Time: 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM Fee Information: free Contact Name: Ryan Visitor Center Contact Phone Number: (718)338-3799

Kayak tryouts for those who have never done it before.  Open to the public, ages 6 and up with an adult.  No reservations required.  As you wait to launch, you can also enjoy exploring the beach ecology of the bay shore with the NYC Urban Park Rangers on site.  Reservations required; call (718)338-3799.