Our city has 520 miles of coast. We want to help you make the most of it, with activities, sports, events, and beautiful waterfront parks with amazing views.
Whether you’re swimming or paddling in the water, or biking, fishing, walking, or relaxing nearby, make sure you stay water safe. Make sure there’s a lifeguard present before you get in the water, never leave children unattended, and stay alert and aware of your surroundings.
Read our 10 tips for staying safe on the water.
Things to Do
Learn about the best spots in NYC to cast your line and get tips on catch and release fishing and getting a fishing license.
More information about fishing
Featured Waterfront Parks