Long Island beaches

Jillian Waters, 3, Selden and friend Adam Kahn,

(Credit: Cheryl Waters)

Long Island is home to miles of some of the best beaches in the country, many with restaurants, snack bars, showers, hiking trails, entertainment programs, picnic areas and more.

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