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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.

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 623 Laurel, NY 11948

Hours of Operation

  • Open Wednesday - Sunday 

    April - October hours are dawn to dusk 
    November - March 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.

    Closed Mondays & Tuesdays  

Fees & Rates

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

    Empire Passport and Golden Park Program accepted.

Maps

Digital Maps

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

Sat 16 Jan
Winter Tree ID Walk
Saturday, January 16, 2021 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Hallock State Park Preserve
(631) 315-5475

Meet in upper parking lot

Reservations required for these free programs. Call (631) 315-5475 for info.

COVID restrictions apply

Registration: Required
Sat 30 Jan
A Winter Bird Walk
Saturday, January 30, 2021 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Hallock State Park Preserve
(631) 315-5475

Meet in upper parking lot

Reservations required for these free programs. Call (631) 315-5475 for info.

COVID restrictions apply

Registration: Required
Sat 13 Feb
The Great Backyard Bird Count Walk
Saturday, February 13, 2021 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Hallock State Park Preserve
(631) 315-5475

Come along for a fun day of finding, observing and counting birds of all kinds in this citizen science project. This annual program is a cooperative adventure between the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the National Audubon Society. It documents and tracks bird populations and numbers and is a great way to get outdoors in winter and help with science at the same time. Dress warm and bring binoculars.

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED-call 631.315-5475 and all Covid restrictions apply.

Registration: Required
Sat 27 Feb
Winter Botany Walk
Saturday, February 27, 2021
Hallock State Park Preserve
(631) 315-5475

Meet in upper parking lot

Reservations required for these free programs. Call (631) 315-5475 for info.

COVID restrictions apply

Registration: Required

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Amenities Information

  • Amenities
  • Hiking