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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Coastal Defense Day

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Battery Gunnison/New Peck, Lot G Beach Plaza
    • Fees: FREE
    Sunday, May 20, 2018

    Volunteers from the Army Ground Forces Association in WWII uniform bring Battery Gunnison/New Peck and its 6-inch guns to life as if they were in final modernization and activation in May 1943.

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    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Fort Tilden- Building 1
    • Fees: free
    Sunday, May 20, 2018

    Join a park ranger for a walking tour of Ft. Tilden's fortifications.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Mortar Battery & Battery Potter

    • Time: 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Fort Hancock Historic Post
    • Fees: FREE
    Sunday, May 20, 2018

    Batteries will be open with tours provided by park rangers and volunteers.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Ocean Fun Day

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Bldg. 22, Fort Hancock Historic Post
    • Fees: FREE
    Sunday, May 20, 2018

    Spend the day with your family enjoying hands-on fun while learning about our environment.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Osprey Watch Guided Walk

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: free
    Sunday, May 20, 2018

    Learn all about the amazing osprey on this guided walk of the West Pond Trail.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Riis Landing Walk-up and paddle

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Riis Landing, Queens
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, May 20, 2018

    Free kayaking program.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Parade of Ships: Fleet Week

    • Time: 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Fort Wadsworth Overlook(park at the Visitor Center Lot)
    Wednesday, May 23, 2018

    View the fleet of ships and identify them as they pass under the Verrazano Narrows Bridge.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Memorial Day Weekend Beach Campfire

    • Time: 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
    • Location: Jacob Riis PArk-Bay 14
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, May 25, 2018

    Campfire with singing and s'mores.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Birding by the Bay

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 26, 2018

    Ranger-led nature walk.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Canarsie Walk-up and Paddle

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Canarsie Pier, Brooklyn
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 26, 2018

    Kayaking program.

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    • Time: 3:30 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Ryan Visitor Center-Floyd Bennett Field
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 26, 2018

    Learn about the golden age of aviation with a ranger-led tour.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    May Flowers: A Wildflower Exploration

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 26, 2018

    Spring Naturalist Series: Each week through the spring, join us to learn more about the ecology of Jamaica Bay.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Nineteenth Century Soldier's Life

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
    • Location: Mont Sec House, 112A Mont Sec Avenue
    Saturday, May 26, 2018

    Join a park ranger for a PowerPoint program exploring how soldiers lived during the nineteenth century.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Seaplane Ramp Walk Up and Paddle

    • Time: 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: Floyd Bennett Field, Seaplane Ramp
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 26, 2018

    Kayaking program.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Twilight by the Bay

    • Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Lighthouse Keeper's Quarters/Visitor Center
    • Fees: FREE
    Saturday, May 26, 2018

    Experience Fort Hancock at twilight with a park ranger.

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    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Fort Tilden- Building 1
    • Fees: free
    Sunday, May 27, 2018

    Join a park ranger for a walking tour of Ft. Tilden's fortifications.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Osprey Watch Guided Walk

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: free
    Sunday, May 27, 2018

    Learn all about the amazing osprey on this guided walk of the West Pond Trail.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Riis Landing Walk-up and paddle

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Riis Landing, Queens
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, May 27, 2018

    Free kayaking program.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Seaplane Ramp Walk Up and Paddle

    • Time: 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: Floyd Bennett Field, Seaplane Ramp
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, May 27, 2018

    Kayaking program.

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    • Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
    • Location: Great Kills Park Ranger Station(opposite Parking Lot A)
    Tuesday, May 29, 2018

    Join in this search at Crooke's Point for the mysterious horseshoe crab as this ancient species comes ashore to spawn; assist with tagging.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Horseshoe Crab Walk

    • Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Parking Lot B
    • Fees: FREE
    Tuesday, May 29, 2018

    Get up and personal with a "living fossil."

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Junior Ranger Horseshoe Crabs

    • Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Parking Lot B
    • Fees: FREE
    Wednesday, May 30, 2018

    Meet up with a park ranger as kids learn more about the natural history of horseshoe crabs.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Kayak Skills Session

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Floyd Bennett Field, Seaplane Ramp
    • Fees: Free
    Wednesday, May 30, 2018

    Skill session.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Ruffle Bar Excursion

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    • Location: Floyd Bennett Field, Seaplane Ramp
    • Fees: Free
    Wednesday, May 30, 2018

    Kayaking program.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Four Sparrow Marsh Paddle

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    • Location: Mill Basin Kayak Launch-Floyd Bennett Field
    • Fees: Free
    Thursday, May 31, 2018

    Free Kayaking Program.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Kayak Skills Session

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Floyd Bennett Field, Seaplane Ramp
    • Fees: Free
    Thursday, May 31, 2018

    Skill session.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Battery Potter Tours

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Fort Hancock Historic Post
    • Fees: FREE
    Saturday, June 2, 2018

    Explore Sandy Hook's oldest disappearing gun battery.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Birding by the Bay

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, June 2, 2018

    Ranger-led nature walk.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Canarsie Walk-up and Paddle

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Canarsie Pier, Brooklyn
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, June 2, 2018

    Kayaking program.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Mortar Battery Tours

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Mortar Battery (across from Sandy Hook Lighthouse)
    • Fees: FREE
    Saturday, June 2, 2018

    Explore an 1894 army battery that was built to defend New York Harbor.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    National Trails Day

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Beach Lot B Plaza
    • Fees: FREE
    Saturday, June 2, 2018

    Join a park ranger and bike the Multiple-Use Pathway from the beginning to end followed by a beach cleanup.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Nine Gun Battery Tours

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Lot M, Fort Hancock Historic Post
    • Fees: FREE
    Saturday, June 2, 2018

    Explore and tour the north end of Fort Hancock's Nine Gun Battery, the longest gun battery the U.S. Army ever built for harbor defense.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Seaplane Ramp Walk Up and Paddle

    • Time: 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: Floyd Bennett Field, Seaplane Ramp
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, June 2, 2018

    Kayaking program.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Battery Potter Tours

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Fort Hancock Historic Post
    • Fees: FREE
    Sunday, June 3, 2018

    Explore Sandy Hook's oldest disappearing gun battery.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Mortar Battery Tours

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Mortar Battery (across from Sandy Hook Lighthouse)
    • Fees: FREE
    Sunday, June 3, 2018

    Explore an 1894 army battery that was built to defend New York Harbor.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Nine Gun Battery Tours

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Lot M, Fort Hancock Historic Post
    • Fees: FREE
    Sunday, June 3, 2018

    Explore and tour the north end of Fort Hancock's Nine Gun Battery, the longest gun battery the U.S. Army ever built for harbor defense.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Osprey Watch Guided Walk

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: free
    Sunday, June 3, 2018

    Learn all about the amazing osprey on this guided walk of the West Pond Trail.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Riis Landing Walk-up and paddle

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Riis Landing, Queens
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, June 3, 2018

    Free kayaking program.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Seaplane Ramp Walk Up and Paddle

    • Time: 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: Floyd Bennett Field, Seaplane Ramp
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, June 3, 2018

    Kayaking program.

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    • Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Meet at Battery Potter
    • Fees: FREE
    Sunday, June 3, 2018

    Explore and tour Fort Hancock's three oldest gun batteries on this guided walking tour.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Sandy Hook Beach Concert

    • Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Parking Lot E Beach
    • Fees: FREE
    Wednesday, June 6, 2018

    Enjoy the popular summer concert series with the country music of the "Big Hix" band courtesy of the Sandy Hook Foundation.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Battery Potter Tours

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Fort Hancock Historic Post
    • Fees: FREE
    Saturday, June 9, 2018

    Explore Sandy Hook's oldest disappearing gun battery.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Birding by the Bay

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, June 9, 2018

    Ranger-led nature walk.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Canarsie Walk-up and Paddle

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Canarsie Pier, Brooklyn
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, June 9, 2018

    Kayaking program.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Mortar Battery Tours

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Mortar Battery (across from Sandy Hook Lighthouse)
    • Fees: FREE
    Saturday, June 9, 2018

    Explore an 1894 army battery that was built to defend New York Harbor.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Nine Gun Battery Tours

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Lot M, Fort Hancock Historic Post
    • Fees: FREE
    Saturday, June 9, 2018

    Explore and tour the north end of Fort Hancock's Nine Gun Battery, the longest gun battery the U.S. Army ever built for harbor defense.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Seaplane Ramp Walk Up and Paddle

    • Time: 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: Floyd Bennett Field, Seaplane Ramp
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, June 9, 2018

    Kayaking program.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Battery Potter Tours

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Fort Hancock Historic Post
    • Fees: FREE
    Sunday, June 10, 2018

    Explore Sandy Hook's oldest disappearing gun battery.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Fort Hancock Bike Tour

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Post Theater Parking Lot
    • Fees: FREE
    Sunday, June 10, 2018

    Join a ranger on a guided tour of Fort Hancock, highlighting everything from batteries to beaches.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Mortar Battery Tours

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Mortar Battery (across from Sandy Hook Lighthouse)
    • Fees: FREE
    Sunday, June 10, 2018

    Explore an 1894 army battery that was built to defend New York Harbor.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Nine Gun Battery Tours

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Lot M, Fort Hancock Historic Post
    • Fees: FREE
    Sunday, June 10, 2018

    Explore and tour the north end of Fort Hancock's Nine Gun Battery, the longest gun battery the U.S. Army ever built for harbor defense.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Osprey Watch Guided Walk

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: free
    Sunday, June 10, 2018

    Learn all about the amazing osprey on this guided walk of the West Pond Trail.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Riis Landing Walk-up and paddle

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Riis Landing, Queens
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, June 10, 2018

    Free kayaking program.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Seaplane Ramp Walk Up and Paddle

    • Time: 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: Floyd Bennett Field, Seaplane Ramp
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, June 10, 2018

    Kayaking program.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Sandy Hook Beach Concert

    • Location: Sandy Hook - Parking Lot E Beach
    • Fees: FREE
    Wednesday, June 13, 2018

    Enjoy the popular summer concert series the classic and contemporary music of "The Haven" with special guests the "Guilty Pleasure" courtesy of the Sandy Hook Foundation.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Battery Potter Tours

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Fort Hancock Historic Post
    • Fees: FREE
    Saturday, June 16, 2018

    Explore Sandy Hook's oldest disappearing gun battery.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Birding by the Bay

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, June 16, 2018

    Ranger-led nature walk.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Canarsie Walk-up and Paddle

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Canarsie Pier, Brooklyn
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, June 16, 2018

    Kayaking program.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Mortar Battery Tours

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Mortar Battery (across from Sandy Hook Lighthouse)
    • Fees: FREE
    Saturday, June 16, 2018

    Explore an 1894 army battery that was built to defend New York Harbor.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Nine Gun Battery Tours

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Lot M, Fort Hancock Historic Post
    • Fees: FREE
    Saturday, June 16, 2018

    Explore and tour the north end of Fort Hancock's Nine Gun Battery, the longest gun battery the U.S. Army ever built for harbor defense.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Seaplane Ramp Walk Up and Paddle

    • Time: 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: Floyd Bennett Field, Seaplane Ramp
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, June 16, 2018

    Kayaking program.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Battery Potter Tours

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Fort Hancock Historic Post
    • Fees: FREE
    Sunday, June 17, 2018

    Explore Sandy Hook's oldest disappearing gun battery.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Mortar Battery Tours

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Mortar Battery (across from Sandy Hook Lighthouse)
    • Fees: FREE
    Sunday, June 17, 2018

    Explore an 1894 army battery that was built to defend New York Harbor.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Nine Gun Battery Tours

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Lot M, Fort Hancock Historic Post
    • Fees: FREE
    Sunday, June 17, 2018

    Explore and tour the north end of Fort Hancock's Nine Gun Battery, the longest gun battery the U.S. Army ever built for harbor defense.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Osprey Watch Guided Walk

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: free
    Sunday, June 17, 2018

    Learn all about the amazing osprey on this guided walk of the West Pond Trail.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Riis Landing Walk-up and paddle

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Riis Landing, Queens
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, June 17, 2018

    Free kayaking program.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Seaplane Ramp Walk Up and Paddle

    • Time: 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: Floyd Bennett Field, Seaplane Ramp
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, June 17, 2018

    Kayaking program.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Stars of Sandy Hook

    • Time: 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Parking Lot E Beach
    • Fees: FREE
    Tuesday, June 19, 2018

    Join a park ranger and S.T.A.R. Astronomy to view the moon phase and constellations.

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