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“Beach front camping” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Hither Hills State Park

Hither Hills State Park
Old Montauk Hwy., Montauk, NY 11754
631 668-2554
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Ranked #2 of 20 Attractions in Montauk
Type: State Parks
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Maine
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42 reviews 42 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviews in 19 cities Reviews in 19 cities
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
“Beach front camping”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

This was so cool. We stumbled upon this and wished I was a camper! What a treat to be practically on the beach.

Visited September 2012
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freeport NY
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113 attraction reviews
Reviews in 54 cities Reviews in 54 cities
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
“Hither Hills Get a permit to camp or just stay the day.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2012

Hither Hills State Park offers camping by lottery. The camping area is on the beach separated from the ocean by sand dunes.

This has facilities and a place for refreshement. This is a fine park for a day trip.

Visited June 2012
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Latham, New York
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“Wonderful!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012

Wonderful, well maintained, oceanside. We had a great time. Nice to hear the ocean all night instead of generators running. Although, for the amount of money this campground brings in, the bath houses in the campground area could use an update to provide easier maintenance and better usability for the camper.

Visited September 2012
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Salt Lake City
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“Distinctive beach for pre-season quiet walk”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

upside was no crowds- pre memorial day. downside, it was kinda windy and cold. upside, there are plenty of campsites pre-season. also a fine example of a dunes beach with attendant distinction beach flora, good explanatory plaques about the plants and shells you may find.

Visited May 2012
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“Great week”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

Nice campground, the size of the site was perfect, clean bathrooms with hot water :)
Good playground for kids, easy access to the beach.
A little cold at night so don't forget your blanket.
Very friendly people (other campers and campground crew)

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