HEMPSTEAD LAKE STATE PARK

 
General Information
Description of ProgramOffers picnic areas, 9 miles of bridle paths, 20 tennis courts (tennis tournaments during summer, call for registration), playgrounds, basketball courts, picnic pavilions, hiking and walking trails, a softball field, cross country skiing, fresh water fishing(permit required) and fishing. Restored Historical Carousel and Party Pavilion are now available for birthday parties and other events. Events include fishing festival and clinics, summer run series.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaWest Hempstead, New York; Town of Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesParking and permit fees. Free admission for seniors 62 years and older M-F, must show drivers license.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationDaily 7am-Sunset
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameWilliam Brown
Contact's PositionPark Manager
Physical Site Address 11000Lake Drive
Physical Site City, State, ZipWest Hempstead, NY 11552
Mailing Address 1P.O. Box 66
Mailing City, State, ZipWest Hempstead, NY 11552
Main Phone(516)766-1029
Emergency/After Hours Phone(631)669-2500 (Emergencies)
Fax(516)766-0041
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: HEMPSTEAD LAKE STATE PARK
Affiliated Services: HEMPSTEAD LAKE STATE PARK