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Massapequa Preserve

Merrick Road and Ocean Avenue, Massapequa, NY 11758
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Saw some hawks

Very surprised to find this preserve. Totally by accident and glad we gave it a brief visit. Very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lee S
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Bangor, Maine
I am scared of Geese

Lol ~ Massapequa Preserve is Beautiful. So easy to get to. So easy to take a quick stop to 'cool... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
Alison G
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“great place” (6 reviews)
“long island” (8 reviews)
“bike riding” (3 reviews)
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Merrick Road and Ocean Avenue, Massapequa, NY 11758
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very surprised to find this preserve. Totally by accident and glad we gave it a brief visit. Very cold or we would have stayed longer and eaten our All-American lunch

Thank Lee S
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Lol ~ Massapequa Preserve is Beautiful. So easy to get to. So easy to take a quick stop to 'cool it' in the middle of the day. But like lol lol ~ I was surrounded by GEESE! Terrified while I picked up my friend's daughter...More

Thank Alison G
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I go bike riding to this preserve. There are streams, bike trail, swans, ducks, it is paradise for me..................

Thank Tania D
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We had the good fortune to catch the preserve on a cool sunny day when the fall foliage was in peak splendor. If you don't have a chance to drive to New England for a weekend, this is a great place to enjoy the colors,...More

Thank DanielJ8855
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Awesome trails that go to bethpage park and beyond (if you are real adventurous). Most paved and lots great unpaved ones. Single track just south of bethpage park are good beginner trails to learn on (just parallel to the paved stuff ).

Thank ebone212
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Great place to go for a walk or bike ride lots of different paths great for jogs goes for miles and very safe

1  Thank Rocco S
Reviewed 7 August 2017

These wooded preserves keep us aware of the natural world around us: water birds, owls, snakes, turtles are there. Seasons change and our awareness is awakened.

2  Thank calvero
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Great place to jog,walk or bike. Great place to walk right after a snowfall, so serene and beautiful

1  Thank Claudia C
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Great place to take a stroll and see the museum with the little ones. Hands on fun and great for a birthday party.

Thank dpec421
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

The Massapequa preserve is rated as one of the top bike paths. it is a pleasant place to go with nice ponds and birds and you can even take it all the way to Jones Beach if you know how

1  Thank Valerie L
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Anne Marie M
25 October 2017|
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Response from dpec421 | Reviewed this property |
You do not need a permit.
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chrismackey51
25 July 2017|
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Response from SueSyo | Reviewed this property |
Yes
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michelejheo
24 April 2017|
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Response from Mary V | Reviewed this property |
Kayaking is not allowed on the lake.
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