Jamaica Bay and the Rockaways
May 3, 2002
If you’re a follower of the Chinese calendar, then you certainly know that this is the Year of...
May 2, 2002
On Saturday, April 20, 2002, Governor George Pataki announced that the Historic House Trust of...
April 12, 2002
On Sunday, April 21, the Central Park Conservancy and the Urban Park Rangers invite you to...
February 28, 2002
First envisioned in 1910 by writer/philosopher William James, the Cooperation for National...
February 22, 2002
On February 7, presiding over his first event as Parks Commissioner, Adrian Benepe delivered...
October 31, 2001
Maria A. (Curly Top) Oliveras is Bronx’s Employee of the Month for October. Curly Top...
October 19, 2001
The City’s bocce courts were filled to capacity last weekend when top players pulled out their...
August 22, 2001
This summer the Urban Park Rangers have been offering Explorer Programs filled with educational...
August 8, 2001
Trivium is Latin for the place where three roads intersect, and Paterno refers to Dr. Charles...
July 31, 2001
On Thursday, July 26, 2001 the Parks broke ground on a project twenty years in the making. A...
Directions to Jamaica Bay and the Rockaways
Know Before You Go
Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk
Rockaway Beach is closed for swimming for the season.
Jamaica Bay and the Rockaways Weather
- Jamaica Bay Park Tree Planting
- Kids Week Brooklyn: Bug Exploration
- Kids Week Brooklyn: Sea Shore Exploration
- Kids Week Brooklyn: Wilderness Survival
- Kids Week Brooklyn: Nature Art
- 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