Jones Beach State Park
Ocean Parkway, Wantagh, NY 11793
Jones Beach State Park's top attraction has always been swimming. The park offers fine surf bathing along 6.5 miles of ocean beach, one-half mile of bay beach for stillwater bathing, and two swimming pools. The west end of the park provides wonderful surf fishing, a boat basin and undeveloped areas that are home to a variety of migratory birds and native plants. Jones Beach has a two mile boardwalk and a "Castles in the Sand" photo collection at the East Bathhouse which depicts the developmentof the Long Island State Park and parkway systems. The Nature Center is on a barrier island beach within Jones Beach State Park.
Phone: 516 785-1600
Region: Nassau County; South Shore / Maritime Trail