Click the links below for information from Suffolk County on the current pandemic

Parks Update

IMPORTANT NOTICE:


Overall Parks Status:

  • Suffolk County Parks are OPEN.
  • Parks with restroom facilities have at least one facility OPEN for public use.
  • All Park offices will be open for in person Green Key and Permit Purchases. Hours may vary by park. List of Park Offices available HERE.
    • Smith Point East Booth - Open 7 Days per week 8:30 AM – 8:00 PM
    • West Sayville - Open Monday - Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • **Contactless Permitting - Please email a picture of your Driver's License, Registration and Green Key (if you have one) to SCParks@suffolkcountyny.gov. Please allow 4 to 7 days for processing.
    For more details see FAQ's page HERE.
  • Archery Hunting Permits Now Available Online HERE
  • Playgrounds are CLOSED due to COVID-19.
  • Picnics are permitted with submitted application and approved COVID-19 plan. Click HERE for Group Permit Application.
  • Dog Parks are OPEN.
  • Tennis Courts are OPEN.
    • All players must practice Social Distancing and follow guidelines while playing. Click HERE for COVID-19 Recommended Precautions While Playing Tennis.

Beach Status:

  • Beaches are open for visitors. Swimming prohibited.
  • Visitors must wear face coverings when in public areas (ex. on boardwalk and in and around bathrooms)
  • Click Here for New York State Guidelines that need to be followed as well when visiting Suffolk County Parks.
  • Outer Beach Access for day trippers is 7:00 AM – DUSK and 24/7 for those actively fishing.
  • Please see individual Outer Beaches for updates as some access to beaches may vary due to tides. Click HERE to View Outer Beach Conditions.

Campground Status:

  • Campgrounds are OPEN.
  • Reservations required for all campgrounds. No Walk-up reservations at this time.
  • Campsite availability and campground statuses can be found online HERE.
  • While campgrounds are open there will be additional precautions taken, visit our camping page HERE for more information.

Golf Courses Status:

  • All Golf Courses are OPEN
  • Reservations are required. Please visit our online reservation webpage HERE to View availability and Book Tee Times .
  • Courses are following NYS guidelines which include staggered tee times. Double cart riders MUST wear face coverings while driving/sitting in the cart.
  • Visit each course website for more information. Click HERE for more information.

Marina Status:

  • Marinas are OPEN.
  • Marina Season shifted due to COVID-19 April 25 – November 28th
  • Boat Ramps are OPEN


IMPORTANT: All dates and statuses are subject to change.

NOVEL CORONAVIRUS _ COVID-19 MESSAGE


Click Here for Current Beach Conditions


GIVE THE GIFT OF PARKS!  Gift Cards Available Online, by phone at Parks Administration Office (631) 854-4949 or at your local park office.

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