Jacob Riis Park, Far Rockaway

3.8
#6 of 12 in Parks in Queens
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4.1
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  • August 14, 2017
    This beach is a mix bag Good things: Easy to get to Plenty of parking Interesting food scene Life guards Bathrooms Not so good: If you go on a weekend it's crowded So noisy. Some people have music so ...  more »
  • July 17, 2017
    Many years ago, this was a beach for gay men and the cafe was a Howard Johnson's (where I worked as a cashier when I was 15). Today it's open for everyone, gay, straight, in-between, there's no Howard...  more »
  • June 26, 2017
    Great beach to relax. They have barbecue pits nearby. Not too crowded. $10 parking fee. Lifeguards on duty.  more »
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  • June 20, 2017
    My family and I love this beach. Its always a calm atmosphere and the waves are Awesome. My wife and I have seen dolphins swimming there also! Great experience!
  • July 10, 2017
    Any hot guy there hmu at my kik=nycgame
  • June 12, 2017
    Too many weirdos for young kids/tweens IMO.. Simple beach. Not dirty
  • July 10, 2017
    Nice beach, somewhat clean, need more variations of food venders
  • July 3, 2017
    Good parking. Fun waves.

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