Jamaica Bay and the Rockaways
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|Name||Location||# of Fields||Type of Surface||Accessible|
|Canarsie Beach Park||Seaview Ave. & East 92nd St||9||Turf/Regulation|
|Monroe Cohen (Canarsie Park)||Seaview Ave. & E. 108 St.||3||Turf/Little League|
|Gerritsen Ballfields||Gerritsen & Gotham Avenues||7||Turf/Regulation/Asphalt|
|Marine Park||Filmore Ave & Marine Parkway||13||Turf/Little League|
|Rocco Torre Ballfields||Ave. U & East 38th St.||2||Turf/Little League|
|McGuire Park||Bergen Avenue between Avenue V and Avenue X||5||Turf|
|Michaellis Bayswater Park||Bch Channel Dr., B 32 St. and Dwight-Norton||2||Turf|
|Idlewild Park||Rockaway Blvd., Springfield Blvd. and 149 Ave.||1||Turf|
|Idlewild Pk- Field of Dreams||224 St. S. of 147 Ave.||1||Turf|
|Broad Channel||Cross Bay Parkway between 20th Road and Broad Channel||3||Turf|
How to Reserve an Athletic Field or Court
Organized leagues or special events need a permit to use an athletic field or court. For people under 18, the permit is free. For those 18 and over, a fee is required.
To reserve space, please see Athletic Permits and Applications.
Directions to Jamaica Bay and the Rockaways
Know Before You Go
There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.
Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk
Due to construction, Beach 118th - Beach 126th Streets are closed to swimming until July. Beaches are fully open at Beach 86th Street, Beach 97th Street, Beach 106th Street, and Beach 112th - Beach 117th Streets.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2016
Marine Park's tennis courts will be closed for the season due to construction.
Jamaica Bay and the Rockaways Weather
- Major Habitat Restoration And Trail Development Project Gets Underway This Fall In Marine Park
- De Blasio Administration Launches Community Parks Initiative To Build More Inclusive And Equitable Park System
- More Than 30,000 New Yorkers Celebrate The Outdoors At Tenth Anniversary Of Adventures NYC
- Yoga on the Beach
- NYRR Open Run: Canarsie Park
- Torrey Botanical Society Field Trip: Tour the Wilder Side of Marine Park
- Ranger's Choice: Idlewild Birding by Canoe Excursion (advanced)
- Dreamland Roller Disco Skate Party
- Barbecuing Areas
- Baseball Fields
- Basketball Courts
- Bicycling and Greenways
- Bocce Courts
- Cricket Fields
- Dog-friendly Areas
- Fitness Equipment
- Football Fields
- Golf Courses
- Handball Courts
- Hiking Trails
- Kayak/Canoe Launch Sites
- Model Aircraft Fields
- Nature Centers
- Paddleboat Rentals
- Roller Hockey
- Skate Parks
- Soccer Fields
- Spray Showers
- Tennis Courts
- Volleyball Courts
- Wi-Fi Hot Spots