Make your visit memorable for all the right reasons

Gateway welcomes you to enjoy its beautiful beaches, environmental wonders and historic structures. Please read the signs and observe all park rules during your visit. These rules keep you safe while preserving both natural habitats and historic landscapes.

Gateway Unit Maps

Click on a map below to see maps for that unit.

Jamaica Bay Unit
Jamaica Bay Unit

Jamaica Bay Unit

Within the Jamaica Bay Unit there are several places to visit. Floyd Bennett Field, Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Canarsie Pier, Breezy Point, Fort Tilden and Jacob Riis Park.

Sandy Hook Unit
Sandy Hook Unit

Sandy Hook Unit

The Sandy Hook Unit is located in New Jersey. There you will find Fort Hancock Historic Post, the oldest continuously operating lighthouse in the county, a former life-saving station and amazing beaches.

Staten Island Unit

Staten Island Unit

The Staten Island Unit is made of three different areas, Fort Wadsworth, Miller Field, and Great Kills Park.


Explore Gateway through Google Earth!

We have created several themes that allow you to explore Gateway through Google Earth. You can find a kayak launch spot in Jamaica Bay, find directions to Great Kills Park or learn more about the historic structures and fortifications within the Fort Hancock and Sandy Hook Proving Ground National Historic Landmark, which includes the entire Sandy Hook peninsula.

Last updated: September 2, 2020

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Staten Island, NY 10305


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