Long Island parks, wildlife sanctuaries, estuaries, and nature preserves offer a variety of experiences from the secluded wooded bluffs of Wildwood State Park to the historic lighthouse in Montauk Point State Park. Listen to free outdoor concerts, take a walk or a ride through breathtaking and wild landscapes or pack the car for a day of swimming, hiking or picnicking at one of many great Suffolk County parks.
Our state, nature and historic preserves offer many hours of adventure and educational fun as they protect the natural environment, ecological systems and historical treasures of Suffolk County Long Island.
Browse through Suffolk County, Long Island nature preserves and historic preserves listings as well as Suffolk County parks listings below to learn more and to find out about upcoming events!
Explore world-renowned beaches, historical lighthouses, culinary delights, premiere golf courses, Gatsby-era Gold Coast mansions, and award-winning vineyards on Long Island – New York City’s Beachfront Backyard. Download a copy of the Travel Guide for inspiration and more information to plan your perfect getaway.