HECKSCHER STATE PARK

 
General Information
Description of ProgramOffers twenty miles of trails and a beach along the Great South Bay. Attractions include hiking, biking, fishing, camping, swimming, and cross-country skiing. Facilities include 9 softball fields, biking/walking paths, boat ramp, picnic tables, playground, a pool, basketball court, and 69 camp sites. Events include Winter Run and Summer Run series. Call for further information. Empire passport accepted no pets allowed except dogs in unrestricted areas.
LocationSuffolk
Geographic AreaEast Islip, New York; Town of Islip, New York; Suffolk County, New York
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
 
Client Information
EligibilityGolden Park Program for seniors, ages 62 and over, must present drivers license for free admission Monday-Friday.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFixed fee. Free admission for seniors 62 years and older M-F, must show drivers license.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationOpen year round, seven days a week 7:00am to sunset.
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameDavid Auguste
Contact's PositionPark Manager
Physical Site Address 11500 Timerpoint Road
Physical Site City, State, ZipEast Islip, NY 11730
Mailing Address 1Box 160
Mailing City, State, ZipEast Islip, NY 11730
Main Phone(631)581-2100
Other Phone(631)581-2101
Web Addresswww.nysparks.com
 
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: HECKSCHER STATE PARK
Affiliated Services: HECKSCHER STATE PARK