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Rockaway Community Park

Almeda Ave., Norton Ave. bet. Beach 58 St., Sommerville Basin and Beach 49 St., Conch Basin

Queens

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Rockaway Community Park is an intriguing example of the diversity of New York City’s parks.  Situated on 253 acres on the Jamaica Bay in southern Queens, Rockaway Community Park offers a great opportunity for wildlife and nature lovers.  Bird watchers can observe exotic birds in their natural habitat, like a snowy owl hunting his prey, while fishing enthusiasts can cast their lines in the wide open watersheds.  When exploring the marshes and shoreline of Rockaway Community Park, it is easy to imagine a simpler time far away from the hustle and bustle of the city.  Once a resort for the well-heeled of New York, Rockaway Community Park is now an unspoiled getaway for all New Yorkers.

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    Contacts

    General Inquiries: (718) 318-4000

    Rockaway Community Park Weather

    • Mon
      Rain Likely
      70°F
    • Tue
      Mostly Sunny
      52°F
    • Wed
      Rain Likely
      42°F
    • Sun
      Partly Sunny
      42°F

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