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.
Coming to Gateway is well worth the trip
All three units of Gateway National Recreation Area can be reached by public transportation. Click below to find out how to get to Jamaica Bay, Sandy Hook or Staten Island.
Getting to Sandy Hook on Public Transportation Includes information on ferry service to Sandy Hook.
Did You Know?
Did you know that Fort Hancock, unlike most Army posts during World War II, had a racially integrated unit? The 1225th Army Service Unit had African-American soldiers and in 1943 received a group from the Women's Army Corps. More...