Gateway National Recreation Area

Gateway National Recreation Area
Gateway National Recreation Area (Source: Wikimedia)

Gateway National Recreation Area

Park Information

Gateway NRA is a 26,000 acre recreation area located in the heart of the New York metropolitan area. The park extends through three New York City boroughs and into northern New Jersey.

Park sites offer a variety of recreation opportunities, along with a chance to explore many significant cultural and natural resources.

Agency Name:

National Park Service


Plane – Gateway NRA is accessible by the three New York metropolitan airports: Kennedy, LaGuardia and Newark (NJ).

Car – Call:(718) 354-4606 –main number. (718) 338-3799 Brooklyn/Floyd Bennett Field;(718) 318-4300 Riis Park or Fort Tilden/Queens;Wildlife Refuge(718) 318-4340;(718) 354-4500 Fort Wadsworth/Staten Island; (718) 351-6970 Miller Field/Staten Island;Great Kills Park (718) 987-6790/Staten Island; (732) 872-5970 Sandy Hook

Public Transportation – Call: (718) 354-4606.

Geographic Location

Contact Info

Public Affairs Office

210 New York Avenue

Staten Island, NY


Additional Info

  • “Every Kid Outdoors – Gateway National Recreation Area (U.S. National Park Service)”. Accessed July 02, 2020. Link.

Near By Parks

Near By Campgrounds

  • American Legion Sf (HAWES)
  • Black Rock Picnic Shelter
  • Black Rock State Park
  • Burr Pond Picnic Shelter
  • Chatfield Picnic Shelters
  • Day Pond Picnic Shelter
  • Dennis Hill Picnic Shelter
  • Devils Hopyard
  • Devils Hopyard Picnic Shelter
  • Dinosaur State Park Picnic Shelter
  • Hammonasset Beach State Park
  • Hammonasset Picnic Shelter
  • Housatonic Meadows State Park
  • Indian Well Picnic Shelter.
  • Kettletown State Park
  • Lake Waramaug State Park
  • Macedonia Brook Picnic Shelter
  • Macedonia Brook State Park
  • Northfield Brook Lake (CT)
  • Osbornedale Picnic Shelter
  • People&Amp;Apos;S Forest Picnic Shelter
  • Rocky Neck Picnic Shelter
  • Rocky Neck State Park
  • Sleeping Giant Picnic Shelter
  • Southford Picnic Shelter
  • Wharton Brook Picnic Shelter
  • Atlantic Blueberry Hill
  • Buena Vista
  • Chestnut Lake Rv
  • Nascar Rv Resort At Mays Landing
  • Beaver Pond Campsite
  • Camp Gateway (NY)
  • Clarence Fahnestock State Park
  • Hither Hills State Park
  • Kenneth L. Wilson
  • Mills Norrie State Park
  • Newburgh New York City North KOA
  • Roundout Valley Rv
  • Sebago Cabins
  • Taconic State Park (RUDD POND AREA)
  • Wildwood State Park
  • Delaware Water Gap Pocono Mountain KOA
  • Scotrun Campground
  • Timothy Lake North


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