Gateway National Recreation Area, Sandy Hook is a location on the barrier beach peninsula at the Northeast tip of New Jersey. It had significant importance in coastal defense throughout history. Because it’s located where ocean meets land, visitors are able to engage with many recreational activities that will be sure to make your visit an unforgettable one!
Additionally, visitors and residents alike can enjoy a myriad of outdoor activities in Sandy Hook. Beaches offer swimming, fishing, surfing and boating. While for the hiking trails, it allows biking or running with views that takes you through diverse ecosystems. Also, you can do camping while taking in views of the historic Fort Hancock or visiting the Sandy Hook Chapel. These are just some examples from among many great ways you could spend your time here. On the other hand, the Sandy Hook Chapel has become a popular event venue over the years with its spectacular views of the oceanfront. Originally built in 1941, the chapel is also available for rental to non-profit organizations on days when it isn’t hosting any weddings or events. This is a way to ensure that others are able enjoy this beautiful space as well.
Church/Temple, Historic/Landmark Building, Ocean/Waterfront View
Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception, Outdoor Ceremony