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Great beach

I loved roaming the beach, collecting rocks and wading in the waves while my husband biked around... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
Kathy G
Dracut, Massachusetts
beautiful place to spend some hours

we were looking for someplace after having had a nice lunch on the east end-decided on the state... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2018
leo t
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“picnic tables”(9 reviews)
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40000 Main Rd, Orient, NY 11957
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pretty, but in late August we were getting eaten alive. Lots of families BBQing there. Also saw a playground good for young children.

Thank Pioneer591774
Reviewed 28 July 2018

I loved roaming the beach, collecting rocks and wading in the waves while my husband biked around the park.

1  Thank Kathy G
Reviewed 20 July 2018

we were looking for someplace after having had a nice lunch on the east end-decided on the state park. during the week if you are over 62, are or have been in the military-there is no admission charge-which made it even better. pretty serene atmosphere,...More

Thank leo t
Reviewed 17 July 2018

This “natural wonderland of waterfront with 45,000 feet of frontage on Gardiner’s Bay and a rare maritime forest with red cedar, black-jack oak trees and prickly-pear cactus” is a natural beauty. You will also find a salt water marsh and marine wildlife on this adventure....More

2  Thank emilymaehood
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Gorgeous beach, amazing playgrounds, and wildlife. We visited for Mother's day with family. My Father and I had fun on a teeter totter. My son went nuts with the playground, would def hang out here again.

1  Thank christie474
Reviewed 6 May 2018

We parked next door in the marina parking lot and rode our bicycles into the park. It is a 2 1/2 mile ride to the end, most of the ride is right along the water! Truly beautiful views and so calming! My husband picked up...More

1  Thank Phyllis10
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous views! All alone in park except for falcons and deer. Gift shop open. Scored some NOFO swag.

Thank Bibiepatate
Reviewed 7 October 2017

We've been to this park a few times and just love it. A couple of times we drove in and parked and then walked around. And once we rode bikes into the park. All the visits were great.

1  Thank KatieMargaret
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Located at the very eastern tip of Long Islands North Fork Orient State Park is one of the prettiest beaches on Long Island. In addition, this year round oasis from the hustle of the City is a wonderful place to walk either on the beach...More

5  Thank Travelinggirl11957
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

I grew up on the north fork of LI and must have passed this park a ton of times, yet I never went here! My husband (a non -local) looked up "things to do" in the area and wanted to come to this park. My...More

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Peter B
10 August 2017|
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Response from AndyWilson | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so. People seemed have brought their own.
30 June 2017|
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Response from Shelley D | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, we went off season and got in free. I did not see any place to camp but there maybe camp grounds in the area. You will love it, it's gorgeous!
4 August 2016|
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Response from Mecca S | Reviewed this property |
I took my dog everywhere and yes pets are welcomed!!