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Marine Park

 Hiking Trails

NameLocationPark NameLength
Salt Marsh Nature TrailEnter behind the Salt Marsh Nature Center, located near the intersection of East 33rd Street and Avenue U.Marine Park0.8 miles
DifficultyOther DetailsAccessibleLimited Access

The first half of this mile-long trail follows the shore of Gerritsen Beach, which empties into Jamaica Bay. The trail’s second leg winds through a prairie of tall grass, where you can sometimes spot cottontail rabbits and ring-necked pheasants. Check out our Marine Park Trails page for a map and directions to scenic locations, and comfort stations and maps are also available inside the Salt Marsh Nature Center.

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Directions to Marine Park

Marine Park Weather

  • Tue
    Rain and Areas Fog then Chance Rain
    51°F
  • Wed
    Decreasing Clouds
    60°F
  • Thu
    Sunny
    53°F
  • Fri
    Rain Likely
    47°F

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