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Montauk Point State Park

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Address: East End of Route 27, Montauk, NY
Phone Number: 631 668-3781

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don't bring your gun

the guy running the place was a real pain in the backside, he hated us irish people there and i saw him beating up a rabbit chris was his name

1 of 5 starsReviewed January 15, 2015
Tdubya1985
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Bagenalstown, Ireland
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Bagenalstown, Ireland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

the guy running the place was a real pain in the backside, he hated us irish people there and i saw him beating up a rabbit chris was his name

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Brooklyn, New York
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78 reviews 78 reviews
41 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

The seal haul out trail is a great hike that begins at a trailhead on Montauk hwy, about 1 mile west of the lighthouse. The trailhead is on the north side of the hwy. We parked a little down Camp Hero Rd., which was 100 yards or so from the trailhead. The trail itself is about a mile long and... More 

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farmingdale, NY
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57 reviews 57 reviews
15 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The park is a good spot to visit if you are into maritime history, and it's a cool trek up 137 steps to the top of the lighthouse (do NOT wear heels- they won't let you up if you are). The view from the top is spectacular. Be prepared however to spend $$ on parking (if you don't, there is... More 

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Ossining, New York
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71 reviews 71 reviews
20 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This has been a favorite family destination for many years. The kids loved running around the grounds and climbing to the top of the lighthouse. It is as picturesque a place as can be; surrounded by the ocean all arond you. It is peaceful walking the dunes. This time of year, the Bluefish and Striped Bass are running. The shoreline... More 

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Rocky Hill, NJ
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3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Scenery was breathtaking --straight out of a magazine--from sightings of seals to fishermen who had been surf casting bringing up their large catches. Our photos are amazing!

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Mastic Beach, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

if you like to fish like i do then welcome to the surfcasting capital of the world. also fishing boats, great resteraunts. family friendly

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brighton
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71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

My husband and I hired bikes and had a great day cycling around Montauk. We found it fun and easy to cycle around Montauk park. I thought the warning signs as you enter about ticks and poison ivy were a good idea, as we are from the UK and not known what to look for. It has lots of natural... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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26 reviews 26 reviews
22 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

This was a great area. Being seaside was a peaceful experience. Playing on the rocks and beaches and walking through the landscape were fun.

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New York City, New York
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Montauk Point is a beautiful place to visit. Pack a lunch and eat it along the the shoreline amongst some of the largest boulders of rock. Beautiful views from the lighthouse a must see.

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Nanuet, New York
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

You've come this far...Stop at the overlook-amazing sights. The lighthouse is beautiful and has a rich history worth learning.

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