• 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

Staten Island Accessibility

Great Kills Park:

The Multi-use Path, from the Hylan Boulevard entrance to the Beach Center parking lot is wheelchair accessible.

The Ranger Station is wheelchair accessible.

The Beach Center Restrooms are accessible. Surf Chairs are available for persons in wheelchairs. Life Guards are available to assist visitors during the summer from 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

The Education Field Station, open during education or public programs only, is wheelchair accessible.

All Parking Lots have designated handicapped parking spaces. In Lot F, there are cutouts in the railing along the water to allow for fishing from wheelchairs.

Nichols Marina Office - Wheelchair accessible.


Fort Wadsworth:

In historic Fort Tompkins, the parade ground, restrooms and some historic rooms are wheelchair accessible. The Counterscarp Gallery is gravel and has one small step.

In historic Battery Weed, the parade ground only is accessible.

The Overlook in front of Fort Tompkins is wheelchair accessible

Gateway Headquarters, Building 210 is accessible.


Miller Field:

All Public Restrooms are wheelchair accessible.

The following Parking Lots have designated handicapped spaces:

Sanchez Drive
Red Brick Building
High School
Overflow Lot

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...