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Hither Hills State Park

Old Montauk Hwy., Montauk, NY 11754
+1 631-668-2554
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the best beach!

we have been here many times, great views, clear water, big waves, have to go in the off season to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Jeff F
Calverton, New York
Try the secluded northern side

So everyone knows the great, but crowded southern shore. But if the weather is good, try out the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bob N
London, United Kingdom
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  • Average9%
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Old Montauk Hwy., Montauk, NY 11754
+1 631-668-2554
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Reviewed 5 days ago

we have been here many times, great views, clear water, big waves, have to go in the off season to avoid the crowds

Thank Jeff F
Reviewed 1 week ago

So everyone knows the great, but crowded southern shore. But if the weather is good, try out the northern side that's almost deserted. From Rt27 take the Old Tar Road, which rapidly becomes no more than a hunter's trail - but you can still drive...More

Thank Bob N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is really one of the most beautiful beaches I can recall visiting. It's an endless stretch of white sand. My adult children and I visited on a sunny weekend. There were plenty of families and children enjoying the sand and the waves, but lots...More

Thank Charles F
Reviewed 21 July 2017

This beach is fantastic, clean, huge expanse of fine white sand, clear water. There are many options in Montauk and surrounding areas for beach time but this is worth the $10. The beach is a short walk from parking, the beach has a nice long...More

Thank puckliny
Reviewed 25 June 2017

It's a large park that offers camping, nice beach, and lots of walking trails. We only spent a short time there and saw the beach and did the Walking Dunes Trail, which offers a unique look at magnificent sand dunes. It's a short, not too...More

1  Thank yitz_1
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Stayed from 6/9/17-6/11/17 at site G15. When we pulled up to the site you could see it was littered with garbage and food all around the perimeter of the cement slab and broken glass all around the picnic table on the slab. Didn't realize people...More

1  Thank Laurenlove82
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Started camping here 30 years ago! For the last 5 years we have spent Memorial Day at Hither Hills. We are tent campers. This year, 5/27/17, we arrived on Friday of Memorial Day Weekend. After many years of excellent camping, this year was different! The...More

21  Thank Robert S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I loved the drive by the state park, , and was able to stop and take amazing pictures. But be careful with the signs , many spots do not allow parking or require a permit

2  Thank lilsilva
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I visited Hither Hills in May, so my wife and I could not go in the water. But just by looking and walking around the park I can only imagine myself going back in the summer. I can see this beach getting crowded.

1  Thank John V
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Great area of the beach and has really clean, new bathrooms and picnic area. Easy parking. A nice playground

1  Thank HappyTrails1984
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28 June 2017|
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Response from user2222 |
Confirming not permitted during peak. I did see some people with propane fires which were permitted during peak.