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Sandy Hook Beach Ride

Speed Freak: 19 mph and above
Steady Eddy: 13 mph — 18 mph
Easy Rider: 12 mph and below

Join us for a bike tour of the historic dwellings at Sandy Hook led by a Gateway National Park Ranger.  Highlights will include visiting the Lighthouse, celebrating its 250th Anniversary, Officer’s Row Homes, Nine Gun Battery and other historic dwellings.   The tour will concentrate on the historic structures of the park and then we will bike the length of the park (approx. 10 miles).  After completing the bike tour of the historic dwellings and cycling the length of the park, we will spend the day at Gunnison beach (clothing OPTIONAL beach).  Bike racks are located at Gunnison Beach – PLEASE BRING A LOCK (and sunscreen)!!



  • Getting to Sandy Hook:
  • Seastreak Ferry from Manhattan to Sandy hook ($45 roundtrip + $5 bike fee)
    • Depart Pier 11 in Manhattan – 8:15AM (Please arrive 20 minutes early to purchase ticket and board ferry)
    • Click Here for: Directions to Pier 11
    • Arrive Sandy Hook at 9:00AM


  • Upon Arrive at Sandy Hook
  • Store all beach items in ride organizer’s car
    • Enjoy bagels and juice
  • Bike tour begins promptly at 9:30AM led by Park Ranger (We will be the first group of the summer to take the bike tour!!!)
  • You will be sunning on the beach by 11:30AM!!
    • Bike racks are located at Gunnison Beach – PLEASE BRING A LOCK!!


  • Returning to Manhattan:
  • Ferry return schedule (Return times:  3:45PM, 5:45PM, 7:45PM)


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