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Smith Point County Park

William Floyd Parkway
Shirley, NY 11967
Phone: 631-852-1313
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Smith Point Park is Suffolk County’s largest oceanfront park. Smith Point is located on the Fire Island barrier beach and is a mecca for sportsman, surfers and beach lovers alike. Smith Point offers 270 campsites for tents and trailers on its 2,293 acres with playgrounds, water/electric hookups, grills and snack bar. Campers and tourists will be able to explore the ocean’s floor while scuba diving, catch some waves, try their luck at saltwater fishing or indulge in relaxation on the sandy beach.
 
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Bayard Cutting Arboretum State Park

440 Montauk Highway
Great River - 11739
(631) 581-1002
2

Caumsett State Historic Park

25 Lloyd Harbor Road
Huntington - 11743
(631) 423-1770
3

Callahan's Beach

Callahan's Beach Road
Fort Salonga - 11768
631-269-1122
4

Cupsogue Beach County Park

906 Dune Road
Westhampton - 11978
631-852-8111
5

Jones Beach State Park

2600 Ocean Parkway
Wantagh - 11793
516-785-1600
6

Cedar Beach

Ocean Parkway
Babylon - 11702
631-893-2100
7

Tackapausha Museum and Preserve

Washington Avenue,Between Merrick Road
Seaford - 11783
516-571-7443
8

Orient Beach State Park

40000 Route 25
Orient - 11957
631-323-2440