The Atlantic Ocean at Hither Hills state Park offers 2 miles of ocean front beach, a 40 acre freshwater lake and the environmentally sensitive "Walking Dunes". The campground offers a park office, camp store, dump station and bathhouse facilities with hot shower. Protected ocean beach open from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Organized recreation program in high season includes family movies, folk & line dancing, children's summer theater, magic shows and various environmental interpretation programs. Additional facilities include playground, ball field, 10 acre scenic picnic area with fireplaces, horseshoe courts, volleyball, tetherball and hiking trails. Phones are centrally located, and the park is patrolled by New York State Park Police. The park maintains a large recycling program.

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Open from Apr 09 to Nov 20

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or call 1-800-456-CAMP

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Important Information

bulletOut of State fees are in effect for this park. 
bulletNo pets allowed in the park. 
bulletAll sites have a platform and picnic table and are spaced throughout the park. 
bulletThere are 4 comfort/shower stations throughout the park. 
bulletThe permit holder must be 21 years of age to rent a campsite and must be present at all times. Park staff will check ID upon check in. 
bulletEach site permits a maximum of 6 people or a single family unit. 
bulletOne reservation per family in high season (6/13/03 - 9/04/03 and 6/18/04 - 9/9/04).
bulletSeven day reservations only in peak season beginning on Friday, Saturday, or Sunday in designated loops. 
bulletEach site allows a maximum of one RV and one tent or two tents. Additional vehicles must park in designated areas. 
bulletNo fires permitted during the high season. In the low season fires must be in a metal container 6 inches off the ground. 
bulletTransfer of sites from one party to another is prohibited. 
bulletCampers must check in by 9:00 p.m. or risk losing the reservation. 
bulletQuiet time is from 10:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. and is strictly enforced.

Dogs only. Access in certain areas of the park only, on a leash not more than 6 feet: north of Montauk Parkway, East of Napeague Harbor and west of overlook parking. Not allowed in camping, bathing and picnic areas. Not allowed in buildings or on walkways.

Park is open year round, 7 days a week, sunrise to sunset. Campsites are available from early April to mid-November. Big game and small game hunting are permitted during season.

Hither Hills State Park
50 South Fairview Avenue
For more information about the park, please call (631) 668-2554
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