HEMPSTEAD LAKE STATE PARK

HEMPSTEAD LAKE STATE PARK

 
General Information
Description of ServiceOffers 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
Geographical 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 Operation Daily 7am-Sunset
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name William Brown
Contact's Position Park Manager
Physical Site Address 1 1000 Lake Drive
Physical Site City, State, Zip West Hempstead, NY 11552
Mailing Address 1 P.O. Box 66
Mailing City, State, Zip West Hempstead, NY 11552
Main Phone (516)766-1029
Emergency/After Hours Phone (631)669-2500 (Emergencies)
Fax (516)766-0041
Web Address www.nysparks.com
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateSep12
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION, AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION/LONG ISLAND REGION
Affiliated Program: HEMPSTEAD LAKE STATE PARK
This Service: HEMPSTEAD LAKE STATE PARK
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Basketball (PL-7000.8900-100)
Cross Country Skiing (PL-7000.7800-150)
Dog Parks (PL-6400.6500-200)
Fishing (PL-7000.4000)
Hiking Trails (PL-6400.8500-300)
Horseback Riding (PL-7000.5150)
Nature Centers/Walks (PL-6400.6000)
Parks/Recreation Areas (PL-6400)
Picnic Grounds (PL-6400.7000-640)
Playgrounds (PL-6400.7000-660)
Public Parks (PL-6400.6500)
Softball (PL-7000.8900-830)
State Parks (PL-6400.6500-800)
Tennis (PL-7000.9000)
Volunteer Opportunities (PX)