Sandy Hook's False Tip Closed
The false tip area of Sandy Hook is closed due to safety concerns while the Army Corps of Engineers continues their dredging operations.
Volunteer Opportunities and Internships
There are many options for volunteers : group, individual, internships and special projects. They all offer different experiences. Group volunteering is typically low skilled labor intensive one time events such as beach cleanups and camp ground maintenance. Individual volunteering is for you if you would like to help with visitor use assistance or tours that require recurring participation. Check on our current volunteer opportunities to find out more.
If you would like to volunteer, or if you have any questions, contact VIP/Volunteer Coordinator Keith White via email or call 718-354-4657.
Current Volunteer Opportunities
Other Ways to Volunteer
To find out more about the internship opportunities in Gateway NRA, go to our Internships at Gateway page
Did You Know?
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...