HECKSCHER STATE PARK

HECKSCHER STATE PARK

 
General Information
Description of ServiceOffers 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
Geographical 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 Operation Open year round, seven days a week 7:00am to sunset.
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name David Auguste
Contact's Position Park Manager
Physical Site Address 1 1500 Timerpoint Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip East Islip, NY 11730
Mailing Address 1 Box 160
Mailing City, State, Zip East Islip, NY 11730
Main Phone (631)581-2100
Other Phone (631)581-2101
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: HECKSCHER STATE PARK
This Service: HECKSCHER STATE PARK
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Basketball (PL-7000.8900-100)
Beaches (PL-6400.1000)
Bicycle Lane Development/Maintenance (TE-8000.8200-100)
Campgrounds (PL-6400.7000-150)
Cross Country Skiing (PL-7000.7800-150)
Dog Parks (PL-6400.6500-200)
Parks/Recreation Areas (PL-6400)
Playgrounds (PL-6400.7000-660)
Public Parks (PL-6400.6500)
Softball (PL-7000.8900-830)
Special Events (PL-7700)
State Parks (PL-6400.6500-800)