• 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

  • 08/24/2013

    Location: Fort Tilden, Building 1 Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Fee Information: free Contact Name: Ryan Visitor Center Contact Phone Number: (718)338-3799

Hike the seashore at low tide with American Littoral Society naturalist Mickey Maxwell Cohen, author of Adventures at the Beach.  Look for marine life, coastal birds, and seaside plants.  Binoculars and a magnifying glass will be helpful.  (2 miles)  Bus: Q22, Q35.