Deadline for Fort Hancock 21st Century Committee membership extended
Applicants have until Monday, July 21 to nominate themselves for membership in Sandy Hook Unit's Fort Hancock 21st Century Federal Advisory Committee. Send a resume and bio to: Gateway Superintendent, 210 New York Avenue, Staten Island, New York 10305. More »
Gateway National Recreation Area includes several separate land areas spread throughout the New York metropolitan area. The New York area experiences four distinct seasons. Temperatures are moderate in the spring and fall, but range from the high 90's during the summer to snow and sleet in winter.
Please use caution whenever visiting the park. Following us on Twitter is one good way to learn about park closures due to adverse weather.
Below are forecasts from the National Weather Service for different geographic sections of Gateway.
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.