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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 23, 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 23, 2018

    Every Saturday Weekly from 05/19/2018 to 09/29/2018

    Ranger-led nature walk.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Birding on the Deck

    • Time: 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Lot M, Observation Deck
    • Fees: FREE
    Saturday, June 23, 2018

    Overlooking woods and ocean, view and identify osprey, egrets and songbirds with a park spotting scope.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Butterflies and Pollinators of Jamaica Bay

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: free
    Saturday, June 23, 2018

    Join naturalist Don Riepe during National Pollinator Week for a slide presentation and hike around the refuge to look for butter-flies, moths, bees, wasps, and other pollinators.

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    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - U.S. Life-Saving Station Parking Lot (between Lot D & E)
    • Fees: FREE
    Saturday, June 23, 2018

    Learn about plants that rely on pollinators to survive at Sandy Hook.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Camp Gateway Ranger Adventure

    • Time: 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: Floyd Bennett Field, Wiley Post Campfire Ring
    • Fees: free
    Saturday, June 23, 2018

    Every Saturday Weekly from 06/23/2018 to 08/25/2018

    Join a Park Ranger for a nature walk, games and exploration.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Campfire Safety Program

    • Location: Floyd Bennett Field, Wiley Post Campfire Ring
    • Fees: free
    Saturday, June 23, 2018

    Every Saturday Weekly from 06/23/2018 to 08/25/2018

    Learn best practices for enjoying a campfire safely.

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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 23, 2018

    Every Saturday Weekly from 05/26/2018 to 08/25/2018

    Kayaking program.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Diamond Terrapin Walk

    • Time: 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: free
    Saturday, June 23, 2018

    Join staff in search of nesting Diamondback Terrapins

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Discover Fort Tompkins

    • Time: 11:00 AM,2:00 PM
    • Location: Fort Wadsworth
    • Fees: free
    Saturday, June 23, 2018

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Wednesday Weekly & Every Thursday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 05/31/2018 to 09/02/2018

    Explore the little known areas of this his-toric structure with a park ranger and learn about coastal fortifications and life in the 1800’s.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Fort Wadsworth Top to Bottom Tour

    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Location: Fort Wadsworth
    Saturday, June 23, 2018

    Every Saturday Weekly from 06/02/2018 to 09/01/2018

    Have you been on one of our famous tours of Fort Tompkins? Learn about the rest of Fort Wadsworth on this weekly walking tour.

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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 23, 2018

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

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Pennsylvania Park Paddle

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Canarsie Pier
    • Fees: free
    Saturday, June 23, 2018

    Enjoy paddling from Canarsie Pier to Pennsylvania Park.

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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 23, 2018

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 05/26/2018 to 08/26/2018

    Kayaking program.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Yoga on the Beach

    • Time: 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Lot E Beach
    • Fees: FREE
    Saturday, June 23, 2018

    Practice Vinyassa yoga on the beach.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Book Club: "The Hidden Life of Trees"

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: free
    Sunday, June 24, 2018

    Nature lovers and bibliophiles alike are invited to join our book club! This month’s selection is "The Hidden Life of Trees" by Peter Wohlleben.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Dead Horse Bay, New York's Best Kept Natural Secret

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    • Location: Floyd Bennett Field - Main Ranger station
    • Fees: free
    Sunday, June 24, 2018

    Hike the trails and shoreline at Dead Horse Bay with Mickey Maxwell Cohen, American Littoral Society naturalist.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Going Bunkers: Battery Mills

    • Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Spermaceti Cove Life-Saving Service Station (between Lots D & E)
    • Fees: FREE
    Sunday, June 24, 2018

    Explore and tour one of two of Fort Hancock's long range and well-hidden gun batteries that went into use shortly after WWI through WWII.

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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 24, 2018

    Every Sunday Weekly from 05/20/2018 to 09/30/2018

    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 24, 2018

    Every Sunday Weekly from 02/18/2018 to 08/26/2018

    Free kayaking program.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Tour of Hangar B

    • Location: Floyd Bennett Field - Hangar B
    Sunday, June 24, 2018

    Every Sunday Weekly from 06/03/2018 to 08/26/2018

    Learn about the rich aviation history of Floyd Bennett Field. Join a park ranger for a guided tour or watch preservation in action at one of the Historic Aircraft Restoration Project (H.A.R.P) open houses.

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210 New York Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10305

Phone:

(718) 354-4606

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