Led by National Park Service Rangers, this tour will depart from the VW Dome 2 at Beach 94th St. and travel west for a private tour of historic Fort Tilden (which is currently closed to the public) in Gateway National Park. The tour will return to the VW Dome 2 where participants can grab refreshments at the Dome Cafe and learn more about the Jamaica Bay Greenway from NPS and RPA representatives at 1 PM. RWA has a select number of bikes that can be loaned for this tour. Bikes are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Advanced registration required. This tour is sponsored by National Parks Service.
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Rockaway Waterfront Alliance
Rockaway Waterfront Alliance (RWA) is a 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to fostering a deeper respect for the environment of the Rockway Peninsula, by supporting local events and programs that advocate for and achieve an ecologically healthy waterfront, inland parks, and better-maintained beaches, and improve the overall health and quality of life for all residents of Rockaways’ neighborhoods and other New York City citizens.