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Important Winter Storm-Related Service Changes

Due to the winter storm, NYC Parks will close this afternoon at 6:00 p.m., effective until further notice. Closures include all parks and recreation centers, and signage will be posted at all parks sites.

For more information, please visit our Storm Update page.

Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation

Midland Beach

Father Capodanno Boulevard & Lincoln Avenue (Parking Lot)

Midland Beach offers access to the Lower Harbor and Raritan Bay. The carry to the water is about 250 ft.

Caution: Raritan Bay and Lower Bay are open to the ocean, lauching and landing can be hazardous in high surf.

Launch: Yes

Landing: Yes

ADA Accessible: No

Rest Area: Yes

Parking: Yes


Midland Beach

Midland Beach

Midland Beach

Midland Beach

Midland Beach

Midland Beach

Midland Beach

Midland Beach

By Car

Father Capodanno Blvd, make left at Greenley Avenue

By Mass Transit

Bus 52

The NYC Water Trail is an ongoing project. To provide information on a trail please send an email to

Emergency Landing Points

There is approximately 1 mile of beach/shore line

Nearest Hospitals

Staten Island Hospital - .5 miles away at Father Capodanno and Seaview

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