• 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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  • Awesome Osprey

    Tuesday, July 22, 2014

    Osprey Talk with a ranger More

  • Crustacean of the Day

    Tuesday, July 22, 2014

    Park rangers reveal fun facts and provide a hands-on crustacean pool to share with beachgoers of all ages. More

  • Let's Go Kayaking!

    Tuesday, July 22, 2014

    Kayak skills More

  • Junior Ranger Marine Invader

    Tuesday, July 22, 2014

    Kids, ages 7 to 12, can participate in hands-on Citizen Scientist work by helping rangers find, catch, identify and track the Asian Shore crab. More

  • Awesome Osprey

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014

    Osprey Talk with a ranger More

  • Sandy Hook Beach Concert

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014

    Enjoy the popular summer concert series with the Rock & Roll music of "Riptide/The Haven courtesy of the Sandy Hook Foundation. More

  • Canoe Program

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014

    Take a two-mile morning paddle to explore Sandy Hook Bay from an ideal vantage point - the water itself. More

  • Seining at Horseshoe Cove

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014

    Join our ranger staff for some seining (netting) to explore hands-on what marine creatures are lurking beneath the surface of Sandy Hook Bay. More

  • Bunker of the Week

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014

    Tour Battery Mills with the park historian and learn about its significance in American Coastal Harbor Defense. More

  • Frank Charles Park Kayak Walk-up and Shoreline Seining with the Urban Park Rangers

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014

    Kayak trials More

  • Ruffle Bar Excursion

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014

    kayak trip with a ranger More

  • Individual Sailing Instruction

    Thursday, July 24, 2014

    Learn the basic skills of sailing. More

  • Awesome Osprey

    Thursday, July 24, 2014

    Osprey Talk with a ranger More

  • H.A.R.P.

    Thursday, July 24, 2014

    Aviation History Tour More

  • American Littoral Society - Coastal Explorer

    Thursday, July 24, 2014

    During this one day program, kids entering grades 1-4 will join Society educators for a day of seining and shell collecting. More

  • Monmouth County Audubon Society Bird Walk

    Thursday, July 24, 2014

    Look for piping plovers and common and least terns along the shore of Sandy Hook. More

  • Camp Gateway Walk Up and Paddle

    Thursday, July 24, 2014

    Kayak tryout More

  • Rockaway Cove Paddle

    Thursday, July 24, 2014

    Kayak trip with a ranger More

  • Awesome Osprey

    Friday, July 25, 2014

    Osprey Talk with a ranger More

  • Family Sailing

    Friday, July 25, 2014

    Families enjoy sailing and the environment of Dead Horse Bay More

  • American Littoral Society - Littoral Learners

    Friday, July 25, 2014

    During this advanced one day program, students entering grades 5-8 will get an in-depth introduction to marine science. More

  • Canoe Program

    Friday, July 25, 2014

    Take a two-mile morning paddle to explore Sandy Hook Bay from an ideal vantage point - the water itself. More

  • Seining at Horseshoe Cove

    Friday, July 25, 2014

    Join our ranger staff for some seining (netting) to explore hands-on what marine creatures are lurking beneath the surface of Sandy Hook Bay. More

  • Crustacean of the Day

    Friday, July 25, 2014

    Park rangers reveal fun facts and provide a hands-on crustacean pool to share with beachgoers of all ages. More

  • Be a Bird Detective

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

    Ranger led bird watching. More

  • Awesome Osprey

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

    Osprey Talk with a ranger More

  • H.A.R.P.

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

    Aviation History Tour More

  • Camp Gateway Ranger Adventure

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

    Kids nature walk More

  • Campfire Safety Program

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

    Campfire safety More

  • Holly Forest Night Prowl

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

    Explore Sandy Hook's Holly Forest on this sensory walk led by a ranger. More

  • Nike Missile Radar Site

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

    Guided tours of the Integrated Fire Control (IFC) will allow you to see the inner workings of the facility. More

  • Battery Potter

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

    Explore and tour Sandy Hook's oldest gun battery, and the first concrete gun emplacement completed in 1895. More

  • Epic Ride

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

    ranger led 40 mile bike ride More

  • Floyd Bennett Family Bike Ride

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

    ranger led bike ride More

  • Be a Bird Detective

    Sunday, July 27, 2014

    Ranger led bird watching. More

  • Awesome Osprey

    Sunday, July 27, 2014

    Osprey Talk with a ranger More

  • Camp Gateway Ranger Adventure

    Sunday, July 27, 2014

    Kids nature walk More

  • Mortar Battery

    Sunday, July 27, 2014

    The 1890 Sandy Hook Mortar Battery was among the first Endicott-style concrete gun batteries built on Sandy Hook. More

  • Bunker of the Week

    Sunday, July 27, 2014

    Tour the 1894 Mortar Battery with the park historian and learn about its significance in American Coastal Harbor Defense. More

  • Awesome Osprey

    Monday, July 28, 2014

    Osprey Talk with a ranger More

  • Canoe Program

    Monday, July 28, 2014

    Take a two-mile morning paddle to explore Sandy Hook Bay from an ideal vantage point - the water itself. More

  • Seining at Horseshoe Cove

    Monday, July 28, 2014

    Join our ranger staff for some seining (netting) to explore hands-on what marine creatures are lurking beneath the surface of Sandy Hook Bay. More

  • Awesome Osprey

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    Osprey Talk with a ranger More

  • American Littoral Society - Sunset Seining

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    After a short talk on the Society's front porch, head over to Horseshoe Cove on Sandy Hook Bay for a seining adventure. More

  • Crustacean of the Day

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    Park rangers reveal fun facts and provide a hands-on crustacean pool to share with beachgoers of all ages. More

  • Junior Ranger Pirate

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    There are lots of pirate connections to Sandy Hook for kids ages 7 to 12 to find out about. More

  • Awesome Osprey

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    Osprey Talk with a ranger More

  • Sandy Hook Beach Concert

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    Enjoy the popular summer concert series with the Motown sounds of "Motor City Review" courtesy of the Sandy Hook Foundation. More

  • Canoe Program

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    Take a two-mile morning paddle to explore Sandy Hook Bay from an ideal vantage point - the water itself. More

  • 30th Annual NPS All-Women Lifeguard Tournament

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    Come cheer on the women of Gateway in this day-long competition. More

  • Seining at Horseshoe Cove

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    Join our ranger staff for some seining (netting) to explore hands-on what marine creatures are lurking beneath the surface of Sandy Hook Bay. More

  • Individual Sailing Instruction

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    Learn the basic skills of sailing. More

  • Awesome Osprey

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    Osprey Talk with a ranger More

  • H.A.R.P.

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    Aviation History Tour More

  • American Littoral Society - Coastal Explorer

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    During this one day program, kids entering grades 1-4 will join Society educators for a day of seining and shell collecting. More

  • Awesome Osprey

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    Osprey Talk with a ranger More

  • Family Sailing

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    Families enjoy sailing and the environment of Dead Horse Bay More

  • American Littoral Society - Littoral Learners

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    During this advanced one day program, students entering grades 5 - 8 will get an in-depth introduction to marine science. More

  • Canoe Program

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    Take a two-mile morning paddle to explore Sandy Hook Bay from an ideal vantage point - the water itself. More

  • Seining at Horseshoe Cove

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    Join our ranger staff for some seining (netting) to explore hands-on what marine creatures are lurking just beneath the surface of Sandy Hook Bay. More

  • Crustacean of the Day

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    Park rangers reveal fun facts and provide a hands-on crustacean pool to share with beachgoers of all ages. More

Did You Know?

Cyclists on Floyd Bennett Field.

Before they built the first airplane, the Wright Brothers were bicycle manufacturers. Today, the historic runways of Gateway's Floyd Bennett Field are used by cyclists throughout the year. More...