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Massapequa Preserve

Merrick Road and Ocean Avenue, Massapequa, NY 11758
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Favorite Place to Walk

When I lived in the area, this was our favorite place to go for a walk. A few different trails that... read more

Reviewed yesterday
sushiguy79
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Islip Terrace, New York
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A nice place to go to.

It was clean, people were friendly and we loved our walk. I probably have drove past this area a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lisa B
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Long Island, New York
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Merrick Road and Ocean Avenue, Massapequa, NY 11758
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"sunrise highway"
in 4 reviews
"bike riding"
in 3 reviews
"great place to walk"
in 4 reviews
"nature walk"
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"trees and plants"
in 3 reviews
"swans and ducks"
in 3 reviews
"long island"
in 7 reviews
"state park"
in 4 reviews
"fall foliage"
in 2 reviews
"experience nature"
in 2 reviews
"watch nature"
in 2 reviews
"park area"
in 2 reviews
"preserves"
in 2 reviews
"young kids"
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"woods"
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"path"
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"wildlife"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

When I lived in the area, this was our favorite place to go for a walk. A few different trails that are very scenic.

Thank sushiguy79
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was clean, people were friendly and we loved our walk. I probably have drove past this area a zillion times. It was shady but not dark. The trail was paved so walking, running and biking is perfect. The only thing is you need to...More

1  Thank Lisa B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Preserve is a great place to walk, run, bike, fish or just watch nature in action. Plenty of trails and water areas to explore.

Thank Coachajr
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Massapequa preserve is a special gem where you can see nature in all its beauty. The various varieties of wildlife and the canopy effect of the various trees and plants makes a walk or run in this nature preserve a special delight Right now to...More

Thank pmurphy431911
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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Always fun. Love the dogs. Plenty of wild life snd plants.. Good people and friendly pets... Trees , birds and water...mind calming..

Thank EdRose12
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

The massapequa Preserve is in an urban area, with miles of paved and unpaved trails. You can usually observe white egrets, swans and ducks. The paved trails offer great biking, but be careful of the many families and kids. The trails go from Bethpage State...More

Thank Larry A
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Very quiet, calm place to walk around. There are different paths you can stroll on. Nice place to have a picnic.

1  Thank sushiguy79
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Very surprised to find this preserve. Totally by accident and glad we gave it a brief visit. Very cold or we would have stayed longer and eaten our All-American lunch

Thank Lee S
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Lol ~ Massapequa Preserve is Beautiful. So easy to get to. So easy to take a quick stop to 'cool it' in the middle of the day. But like lol lol ~ I was surrounded by GEESE! Terrified while I picked up my friend's daughter...More

1  Thank Alison G
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I go bike riding to this preserve. There are streams, bike trail, swans, ducks, it is paradise for me..................

Thank Tania D
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Anne Marie M
25 October 2017|
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Response from dpec421 | Reviewed this property |
You do not need a permit.
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chrismackey51
26 July 2017|
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Response from SueSyo | Reviewed this property |
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michelejheo
24 April 2017|
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Response from Mary V | Reviewed this property |
Kayaking is not allowed on the lake.
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