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Montauk Point State Park

East End of Route 27, Montauk, NY
+1 631-668-3781
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Late September Saturday, the weather was 80 degrees the park was packed. My review is based on the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Long Island, New York
Spent a couple days hiking,wildlife viewing,and just relaxing.

After the summer rush,downtown was not crowded at all.The hiking trails we had pretty much to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Dan F
Ridge, New York
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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“long island” (20 reviews)
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East End of Route 27, Montauk, NY
+1 631-668-3781
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Reviewed yesterday

Late September Saturday, the weather was 80 degrees the park was packed. My review is based on the park, not the lighthouse. They take advantage and charge $8 parking, no big deal. But when I can't climb 137 stairs, nor make it up the incline...More

Thank NascarMom5
Reviewed 4 days ago

After the summer rush,downtown was not crowded at all.The hiking trails we had pretty much to ourselves and a few others.Saw a wide variety of wildlife and just had an overall great time with my Wife.

Thank Dan F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great vantage point when you climb all the stairs. The entrance is $11.00 and $4.00 for children but it has an interesting exhibit for child interaction. There are a number of well presented exhibits from the past history of the lighthouse. Also be aware the...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ocean view without a fee to enter... for your east coast surfer and beach goer. Small fee for parking in the park's lot. Another fee if you want to enter the grounds to the lighthouse. Lots of free trails to get you down to the...More

Thank EdwardYYZ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Paid $40$ for family not including entrace to the state park just to see and climb the lighthouse. Really? I enjoyed the ride to there though.

Thank famtrip1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

gorgeous view of the East end of LI. I watched the surfer's at the point due to the offshore hurricane reminded me of Hawaii.

Thank Dawnlive2travel
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

The Montauk lighthouse is a landmark not to be missed . Located at the end of the island by a scenic rocky beach . Playground nearby in the park. Also a nice restaurant next door overlooking ocean. Museum and optional climb inside lighthouse reasonably priced....More

Thank Srtravels5
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We love coming out here to hike around the lighthouse. Please be physically fit before you attempt it...we saw too many people that had no business climbing on those rocks. Cool to go to the top of the lighthouse and see all around. Water is...More

Thank Anne Z
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We went up to the state park in the earlier of day. (10am)? It was so pretty and relaxing up there. The views were so pretty and made you actually want to sit down and take a minute to take it all in. There is...More

1  Thank Christie E
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Nice lighthouse at the end of the park. A lot of hystery provide to you in the lighthouse base. Their is 137 steps to the top of the lighthouse if you feel like climbing it. It will cost you $8.00 to get into the park...More

Thank Glenda S
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2 August 2017|
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Response from Diane R | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Look at the website under Rules and Regulations. Im sure its in there
Melissa T
23 May 2015|
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Response from Andi55_13 | Reviewed this property |
I think you would be very unlikely to see seals now. The state parks have stopped offering seal watching tours for the year, which is a good indication that there really are no more seals to be seen this year. You are most... More