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Hallock State Park Preserve

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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.

Trail Guide
Print and fold to create a guide for an individual or family walk at Hallock State Preserve. If you cannot print 2-sided, the two sheets can be printed and stabled together, back-to-back, before folding. The markers follow the Yellow Trail, which starts in the northwest corner of the upper parking lot. A park map is also available on this site. 

Pet Policy: No pets allowed

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 423 Jamesport, NY 11947

Hours of Operation

  • 4/1/2023 - 10/29/2023 hours are 10:00am - 6:00pm
    10/30/2023 - 3/31/2024 hours are 8:00am - 4:00pm

    Open Holidays: New Year's Day, MLK Day (January18), Washington's Birthday (February 15), Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.

Fees & Rates

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

    Empire Passport and Golden Park Program accepted.


Digital Maps

New! Download this park's digital map to your iOS Apple and Android device.

Sat 10 Jun
Nature Walk at Hallock Preserve
Saturday, June 10, 2023 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Hallock State Park Preserve
A cultural and natural history walk will explain man's long impact on this land. We will also observe birds, plants and all "earthy" things we come across. Roundtrip 1mile.
Sat 17 Jun
The Bad Plant Walk!
Saturday, June 17, 2023 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Hallock State Park Preserve
Are there really "bad" plants?" Oh yes, the park is full of them so please come along to learn about and identify them! Roundtrip 1 mile.
Sat 24 Jun
Wildflowers of the State Park
Saturday, June 24, 2023 09:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Hallock State Park Preserve
This will be a search for any wildflower blooming along the Preserve's trails, particularly St. John's Wort, the flower of the day! Beach heather, Krigia, wild roses, to name just a few, will be found. Wear tick repellent, walk will be approximately 1.5 miles.

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Amenities Information

  • Amenities
  • Hiking