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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.

Mon 01 Jan
First Day Hike
Monday, January 1, 2024 10:00 AM
Hallock State Park Preserve
Join the Atlantic Marine Conservation Society for a beach clean-up and cold-stun sea turtle monitoring walk on the Long Island Sound beachfront of Hallock State Park Preserve. We will start with a short presentation in the Visitor Center on sea turtles that frequent Long Island waters and discuss what humans can do to help them survive. Refreshments will be available. Our beach walk and clean-up will take place unless there is excessive wind, cold, or precipitation. Trash pickers and buckets will be provided. It is suggested that participants bring gloves. Refreshments will be served. Meet at Visitor Center - 6062 Sound Avenue, Riverhead, NY 11971.

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Amenities Information

  • Amenities
  • Hiking