There are three geographic units: Sandy Hook, New Jersey; Jamaica Bay and Staten Island, New York City. The NYC units include Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Fort Tilden, Riis Park in Queens, Floyd Bennett Field and Canarsie Pier in Brooklyn. Staten Island has Great Kills Park, Miller Field and Fort Wadsworth. These sites and others make up the 27,000 acres of Gateway, one national park.
Gateway National Recreation Area: Many Places, One Park
RFP for Great Kills Marina
NPS is requesting proposals to least the Great Kills Park Marina. Proposals are due by noon on May 1, 2019.
Event calendars for Gateway
Use our event program to plan your visit at each unit of Gateway
Camping is available at all three units
Want to camp in NYC or at Sandy Hook? Yes you can.
Things To Do- Jamaica Bay
Bird watching, archery, beaches and learning about aviation pioneers are just some of the things available at Gateway's Jamaica Bay.
Things to Do- Sandy Hook
From beaches to the oldest continuously operating lighthouse, the Sandy Hook peninsula has year -round activities for the whole family.
Things to Do- Staten Island
From a fort beneath the Verrazzano Bridge to a summer beach, you can do it all in Staten Island.
Last updated: March 5, 2019