• 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.


Navy Lodge at Fort Wadsworth (800) 628-9466

Open All Year. Lodging for Navy veterans and active duty personnel. The Navy Lodge is not open to the general public.

Monmouth County Department of Tourism lists accomodations in Monmouth County, NJ which is where Sandy Hook is located. Check a map to see the proximity to Sandy Hook as Monmouth County is a large area.

Additional lodging is located throughout New York City and the surrounding area. Check with your travel professional for advice.

Did You Know?

World War I recruiting poster for the Coastal Artillery Corps.

All of Gateway NRA's units include sites that defended New York Harbor from attacks from the sea, from the Revolutionary War through World War II. They are Fort Hancock, Fort Tilden, and Fort Wadsworth. Learn about the history of coastal defense by visiting any of these sites. More...