Sandy Hook's False Tip Closed
The false tip area of Sandy Hook is closed due to safety concerns while the Army Corps of Engineers continues their dredging operations.
Gateway National Recreation Area Virtual Cache Program
Welcome to Gateway National Recreation Area's Virtual Cache Program!
This National Park Service-sponsored recreational activity leads you to some of Floyd Bennett Field's most significant cultural and natural resources. Using your own Global Positioning System (GPS) unit or smart phone and a set of clues obtained from the website and hidden along the journey, you can guide yourself to a series of sites in the park.
To make your experience an unforgettable success, please read these guidelines and suggestions:
What you will need to participate:
Gateway National Recreation Area General information:
Site 1 - Floyd Bennett Field Ranger Station
Did You Know?
The first transatlantic flight departed from the Rockaway Naval Air Station on Jamaica Bay in 1919. Today, it is the site of Gateway NRA's Jacob Riis Park.