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From Riverhead to Orient to Montauk

The Eastern End of Long Island, New York City’s backyard beach getaway, offers a variety of fun activities for all ages and interests. From Riverhead to Greenport to Montauk, there are the Hamptons, North Fork farms and vineyards, breweries, scenic beaches, and stunning views. From tall ship festivals to music festivals to drag racing events, to the Long Island Aquarium, Splish Splash, and the Parrish Art Museum, there’s something for everyone.

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Montauk Point Seal Hikes

Experience seals in their natural environment! The New York State For Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation is pleased to announce that Montauk Point State Park will host a series of hikes to observe wintering seals.

Beginning in November and continuing through April 2024, a State Park naturalist will lead visitors on a scenic beach walk to an area where up to five species of seals can be observed. Along the hike, there will be opportunities to see many winter birds and to explore marine geology.  Bring binoculars!

To register, call the Montauk Downs 631-668-5000 (ext. 0).
$4 per persn (cash only). Children under 3 are FREE! 

Please arrive 10 minutes prior to start time. Wear appropriate clothing for the weather and comfortable shoes for hiking.  Hikes are approximately 2 hours and 3 miles long. No Dogs allowed. Reservations required.

November 11th 11a        December 9th  10a    December 30th 2p
November 12th 12p     December 10th 11a  December 31st 2p
November 25th 11a  December 23rd 10a
November 26th 12p December 24th 11a

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Dec 09 2023


10:00 am - 12:00 pm



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