Jamaica Bay and the Rockaways
May 30, 2006
Last week, Parks & Recreation Commissioner Adrian Benepe joined Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg,...
May 26, 2006
This week, Parks & Recreation Commissioner Adrian Benepe joined Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg,...
April 17, 2006
On Tuesday, April 11, Parks & Recreation Commissioner Adrian Benepe joined Council Member...
April 11, 2006
Parks & Recreation Commissioner Adrian Benepe was joined today by Council Member Lewis...
April 7, 2006
Manhattan Join Parks & Recreation’s Chief Naturalist Mike Feller for a nature...
January 11, 2006
Irving Domenech, Park Supervisor and 19-year veteran of Parks & Recreation, passed away this...
September 14, 2005
Throughout the summer months, Parks & Recreation has been working closely with Partnerships...
March 21, 2005
It's official--spring is here! Take advantage of the season's delights by exploring one of...
October 6, 2004
Demonstrating a firm commitment to the environment, Parks & Recreation is embarking on the...
July 19, 2004
Visitors to the Salt Marsh Nature Center at Marine Park in Brooklyn are in for a treat this...
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
- Zumba Under The Stars with Lisa G aka RockaZumbaWay
- 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)
- 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