Jamaica Bay and the Rockaways
May 16, 2013
NYC Parks, In Partnership With National Park Service, Launches Jamaica Bay/Rockaway Parks Restoration Corps
Corps Members to Restore Woodlands, Wetlands and Parkland Damaged by Hurricane Sandy NYC...
March 11, 2013
NYC Parks Joins The National Park Service To Issue Requests For Proposals For Kayaking And Canoeing, Bike Rental, And Food Concessions For Jamaica Bay And The Rockaway Peninsula
The New York City Department of Parks & Recreation joins the National Park Service (NPS) to...
March 4, 2013
New facility honors former President of the Marine Park Civic Association and will offer health...
December 6, 2012
The playground at Beach 30th Street in the Rockaways has seen its share of difficult times during...
August 7, 2012
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Parks Commissioner Adrian Benepe yesterday cut the ribbon on the...
August 6, 2012
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 6, 2012 No. 289 www.nyc.gov MAYOR BLOOMBERG OPENS ROCKAWAY...
July 17, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg And Secretary Salazar Join Forces To Cooperatively Manage 10,000 Acres Of City, Federal Parks In And Around Jamaica Bay
The National Park Service and NYC Parks announces improved access and a seamless park experience...
June 15, 2012
Parks Commissioner Adrian Benepe today joined City Council Member Lew Fidler, State Assembly...
October 20, 2011
The goal of The Great Urban Outdoor Event is to "engage, educate and employ" youth in and around...
October 17, 2011
About 600 youth representing New York City Department of Parks and Recreation, the Boy Scouts...
Directions to Jamaica Bay and the Rockaways
- Outdoor Skills: Navigation and Orienteering
- Astronomy: The Full Snow Moon
- Basic Photography and Beach Exploration
- Winter Wildlife: Animal Tracks
- Kids Week: Find My Way: Maps and Compasses
- 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