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Hallock State Park Preserve

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Address
6062 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11947
Latitude 40.983138
Longitude -72.588944

Hallock State Park Preserve offers a total of 225 acres. Hallock State Park Preserve is a shorefront park preserve that offers nearly one mile of pristine beachfront on the North Shore of Long Island along the Long Island Sound.

Hiking, nature walks, and bird watching are available. Development of the remainder of the preserve is in the planning stages and may include formal trails, environmental education, and activities appropriate for a park preserve.

 

No Pets Allowed

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 623 Laurel, NY 11948

Hours of Operation

  • Open Wednesday - Sunday 

    April - October Hours are 10AM - 6PM 
    November - March hours are 8AM - 4PM

    Closed Mondays & Tuesdays  

Fees & Rates

  • Entrance/Use
  • Parking fee is $8 per car. 

    Empire passport and Golden Park Program accepted. 

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Sat 19 Jan
Peconic Ruggers
Saturday, January 19, 2019 10:00 AM
Hallock State Park Preserve
(631) 315-5475

The Peconic Ruggers will meet at the Hallock State Park Preserve Visitor Center Community Room. New members are welcome.

Sun 20 Jan
All About Eclipses (with emphases on the January 20 Total Lunar Eclipse)
Sunday, January 20, 2019 08:00 PM
Hallock State Park Preserve
(631) 315-5475

At 8:00 p.m., North Fork native, teacher and astronomer George Lomaga will present a lecture on lunar and solar eclipses with a focus on the January 20 lunar eclipse later that evening. Rain or shine.

At 9:30 p.m. Custer Institute astrophotographer Robert Farrell will demonstrate how to observe and photograph celestial objects through a telescope. The best observing of the lunar eclipse will start around 11 p.m. and continue past midnight to January 21. Bring your cell phone camera and get a picture for yourself. Hot beverages will be served. Weather permitting.

 

 

Sat 09 Feb
Basketweavers’ Guild of Eastern Long Island
Saturday, February 9, 2019 10:00 AM
Hallock State Park Preserve
(631) 315-5475

Join the basketweavers for their monthly meeting at the Hallock State Park Preserve Visitor Center Community Room. New members welcome.

Sat 16 Feb
Whales, Dolphins, Porpoises in New York
Saturday, February 16, 2019 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Hallock State Park Preserve
(631) 315-5475

Riverhead Library Adult Programs features this presentation by the Atlantic Marine Conservation Society on cetaceans of the New York Waters. The lecture will discuss the migration and behavior of these interesting creatures, as observed off the shores of Long Island, as well as the threats that they face from human activity during their time in our waters. There will also be a discussion on how the community can work with AMCS to protect these animals and provide them with a safer environment.

If the weather is nice, a beach walk and clean-up will follow at the Hallock State Pond Preserve Beach. For reservations, please contact Riverhead Library Adult Programs at (631) 727-3228, starting December 15, 2018.

Registration: Required
Sat 09 Mar
Basketweavers’ Guild of Eastern Long Island
Saturday, March 9, 2019 10:00 AM
Hallock State Park Preserve
(631) 315-5475

Join the basketweavers for their monthly meeting at the Hallock State Park Preserve Visitor Center Community Room. New members are welcome. New members are welcome.

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