CONNETQUOT RIVER STATE PARK PRESERVE

 
General Information
Description of ProgramSeeks to protect and preserve natural habitat which is home to a variety of plant and wildlife including waterfowl, osprey and white-tailed deer. Preserve also offers 50 miles of hiking, horseback riding (by annual permit), cross country skiing and nature trails, as well as fly fishing (with permit). The 32 mile Long Island Greenbelt Trail passes through the preserve. A museum and gift shop are also part of the preserve. Call for further information, special events, and/or environmental programs.
LocationSuffolk
Geographic AreaBohemia, New York; Town of Islip, New York; Suffolk County, New York
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFixed Fee. Free admission for seniors 62 years and older weekdays. Must show drivers license.
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameGilbert Bergen
Contact's PositionPark Manager
Physical Site Address 14045 Sunrise Highway
Physical Site City, State, ZipBohemia, NY 11716
Mailing Address 1P.O. Box 505
Mailing City, State, ZipOakdale, NY 11769
Main Phone(631)581-1005
Other Phone(631)581-1072 (Environmental Education Center/Programs)
Fax(631)581-1008
Web Addresswww.nysparks.com/parks
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateSep12
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
This Program: CONNETQUOT RIVER STATE PARK PRESERVE
Affiliated Services: CONNETQUOT RIVER STATE PARK PRESERVE