Things To Do - Beaches

March, 13, 2014


Local Beaches & Park Districts
Within the Town of Southold, there are active parks, town beaches, park district beaches, and town boat ramps.
A Southold Town Beach Permit is required for parking at town beaches. A Southold Town Parking Permit is required for parking at the town boat ramps and road ends. Visitors to park district beaches and grounds may need to pay a fee. For more information on the local park districts go to

Goose Creek
2575 North Bayview Rd.
Southold, NY, (631) 765-9831

Cedar Beach
3690 Cedar Beach Rd,
Southold, NY, (631) 854-4949
Goldsmith Inlet
End of Mill Lane
Peconic, NY 11958

Gull Pond
3925 Manhansett Ave.
Greenport, NY, (631) 477-0689

Town Beach
53005 Route 48
Southold, NY, 631-765-2362

Kenney’s Beach
475 Leeton Road, Off of Kenney’s Rd.
Southold, NY, (631) 765-5317

McCabe’s Beach
8670 Horton’s Lane
Southold, NY, (631) 765-3363

New Suffolk Beach
2650 Jackson St.
New Suffolk, NY,  (631) 734-6646

Orient Beach State Park
40000 Route 25
Orient, NY

Orient Point County Park
41425 Route 25
Orient, NY

Park Distric Beaches......

Park District parks and beaches are the private property of the residents who reside within the Park District and all who use them are subject to the rules and regulations set forth by the park district commissioners.

P.O. Box 1413
Mattituck, NY 11952
Ph: (631) 298-9103

Breakwater Park
Located on the west side of Mattituck Inlet is a Long Island Sound Beach with parking area and restrooms.

Bailie’s Beach Park
Is located on the east side of Mattituck Inlet. There is a Boy Scout cabin in the upland area.

Mattituck Park District Beach “Yacht Club Property”
Is located along Peconic Bay Boulevard. The site is developed for a softball field with night-lighting, a parking area, and beach.

Marratooka Lake
Is a parcel of land and pond along south side of Main Road in Mattituck which has been preserved for open space and scenic use. Winter ice skating, weather permitting, accounts for its most active use.

Veterans Memorial Park
A Peconic Bay front park at the terminus of Bay Avenue, Mattituck, has pavilion buildings, parking area, picnic area, play apparatus area, a bocce court and shuffle board court and is life guarded over the summer.

Cutchogue-New Suffolk

Nassau Point Beach
Causeway beach with swings and slides, sandbox, barbecue grill, picnic tables, park benches, handicap ramp, basketball court, roped off bathing area, bathroom facilities, and lifeguards on duty over the summer months. The Nassau Point Community Beach is a parcel of considerable acreage and beach front on Little Peconic Bay and wetlands areas on the west into Broadwater Cove. The causeway, Nassau Point Road, divides the park and provides easy access. Parallel to the beach and off the causeway is a large parking area. Attendants on duty to issue and check permits.

Pequash Avenue Beach (Fleets Neck Beach)
Park and beach with swings, slides, young children’s playground equipment park benches, picnic tables, barbecue grills, basketball court, bathroom facilities, handicap ramp that leads to the beach, a roped off swimming area, lifeguard on duty, and attendants at entrance to issue and check permits.

Southold Park
Southold, NY 11971

Emerson Park
Located at the end of South Harbor Road and has a picnic area, sandy beaches, and a beautiful view of Peconic Bay. This facility is an unprotected beach with no lifeguards on duty.

Founders Landing
Located at the end of Hobart Road and overlooks Southold Bay. There are picnic tables, swings for the children, a bathroom and lifeguards on duty with a roped-off swimming area. Lifeguard is on duty from July 1st through Labor Day.

Horton’s Point Lighthouse Park
Located at the end of Lighthouse Road and was the site selected by George Washington in 1797 for construction of a lighthouse to assist ships sailing from Boston to New York.
Currently, the Southold Historical Society maintains a nautical museum at the site and the site provides a magnificent view of the Long Island Sound.

Orient-East Marion

Truman’s Beach
Located on Route 25 in Orient. is utilized by Orient-East Marion residents. The District also owns a parcel of property (55 acres) on the south side of Main Road, most of which is wetlands. No services (life guards, restrooms) are provided.


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