Sandy Hook Fees, Permits and Reservations
Parking Fees: A $10.00 daily beach parking fee is charged from 7:00 am to 4:00 pm during the lifeguard season. A Sandy Hook seasonal beach pass is also available for $50.00. National Park Service Golden Age (for age 62 and over) and Golden Access (for the permanently disabled) Passports give a 50% discount on beach parking fees. Golden passes are available at the Visitor Center. Parking is free in Fort Hancock.
Reservations: Reservations are required for some public programs that are listed in the calendar of events.
Permits: Night fishing permits are available at the Ranger Station and Visitor Center for $50.00. Other special use permits are required for filming, group picnics, and building rentals.