10-plus campsites to visit on LI
Here are the best places to pitch a tent and rough it in the wild.
Take a stroll: LI’s arboretums, botanical gardens, trails
Find lush gardens, woodland paths and plenty of fresh air at Long Island’s beautiful botanical gardens and arboretums.
Insider's guide to Jones Beach
A guide to fun beyond the beach at one of the nation's premier public recreational facilities.
7 LI spots to see colorful, rare birds
Grab your binoculars and head to one of these popular bird-watching spots where falcons fly and owls prowl.
Stroll through Bayard Cutting Arboretum on LI
The sign along Montauk Highway in Great River announcing Bayard Cutting Arboretum is easy to miss. Unlike a conventional park, ...
Bicycle trails, paths on LI
It’s time to get out the bike, pump up the tires and head out to explore some of Long Island’s many bike paths and trails.
These parks are perfect for parties
Family reunions, graduations, big birthdays - they're only a few reasons you'd gather for a summer party. Long Island's public parks can be glorious settings for these get-togethers.
Best parks for kids
Choo! Choo! On a sunny Thursday, Walter Poppe and Robert Steinberg were out with fellow railroad enthusiasts, rebuilding the train ...
Campgrounds on Long Island
Here are the best places to pitch a tent and rough it in the wild. ...
Enjoy sunrise at Sunken Meadow Park
At 6:30 a.m., all's quiet on the boardwalk -- except for the thump of running shoes and the occasional "hi!" ...