• Get away to Gateway, where you can camp and stay healthy with heart-smart activities. Photo by Sebastiano Privitera; used by permission.


    National Recreation Area NY,NJ

Sandy Hook Accessibility

Beach wheelchairs are available. Contact the Visitor Center at (732) 872-5970.

Restrooms at all six beach centers, are wheelchair accessible. These are at Beach Area B, C, D, E, Gunnison and North Beaches.

Restroom at Guardian Park in Fort Hancock is accessible.

All six beach concessions are accessible, including the Seagulls Nest Restaurant at Beach Area D.

The North Beach Observation Deck, with its views of the New York skyline, is accessible.

The five-mile long Multi-Use Pathway is wheelchair accessible.

The Sandy Hook Lighthouse Keepers' Quarters and Barn (film) are wheelchair accessible.

The Sandy Hook Visitor Center is accessible, except for the restrooms.

All parking lots have handicapped spaces.

Did You Know?

Women's Army Corps soldiers crossing out the

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...