Camping & Campsites From beachfront campsites among the ocean dunes to wooded parks overlooking our bays and waterways, camping in Long Island, NY is an unforgettable outdoor experience. There are hundreds of acres of nature trails to explore. Many Long...


Hiking and Biking

Just outside New York City, one of the most populous cities in the nation, Long Island offers visitors an escape from the ordinary. Hike through a 200-year old Sunken Forest in Fire Island’s ocean dunes; or find a trail leading...


Horseback Riding & Polo

Long Island has a long recreational horseback riding culture dating back to the gilded Gold Coast era, when residents were free to ride through most public and private property on the back of their well bred horses. There are still...


Lakes & Waterways

Visitors to Long Island can experience a broad range of recreational activities at our freshwater ponds, lakes and rivers. Rent a rowboat and spend a lazy afternoon enjoying the fresh air and scenery. Rent a kayak or canoe and head...


Parks & Reserves

The preserves and parks on Long Island offer a variety of experiences, from the always bustling Eisenhower Park with its many activities and free concerts to the secluded wooded bluffs of Wildwood State Park. Long Island state parks on the...


Spectator Sports

Long Island keeps the sports action going with major professional teams and exciting local league and minor league games. Catch a thrilling hockey game on Long Island with the Islanders at their home coliseum in Nassau County. And don't miss the Duck's...


Ice Skating

Experience ice skating on Long Island There are plenty of indoor and outdoor facilities. Several of the Island's villages and parks, including Port Jefferson Village, Greenport Village, Christopher Morley Park in Roslyn, Grant Park in Hewlett, Bethpage Community Park, Marjorie...


Golf Courses

Explore world-class greens, fairways and rolling hills against the backdrop of Long Island's beaches, waterways and wooded acres. Long Island is the home of championship golf including the 2018 U.S. Open, 2019 PGA Championship and 2024 Ryder Cup events. While...


Nature Cruises

Step aboard a nature cruise and set course around the calm waters of Long Island's bays and inlets to discover indigenous flora and fauna. Guided cruises offer a rare insight into Long Island's rich coastal history dating back to the...


Wildlife & Birds

Grab your binoculars and set out on a nature and/or bird watching trip through Long Island's wetlands and woods. Long Island is home to a surprising abundance of birds, since it's on a major migratory route, and it is home...


Long Island Adventures

Looking for an adventure? Come to Long Island where you’ll find unforgettable experiences on the land, sea and in the sky. Get your heart racing and take to the sky to experience the full panorama of Long Island. Embark on...


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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.

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