Parks and Recreation

Parks and Recreation Links



Beach Listings: The Town of Huntington owns and operates eight (8) bathing beaches.  During the beach season from Memorial Day Weekend thru Labor Day Weekend the beaches are open from 8a.m.thru 8p.m.


  1. Asharoken Beach: Eaton’s Neck Road, Northport, NY

  2. Centerport Beach: Little Neck Road, Centerport, NY

  3. Crab Meadow Beach: Waterside Road, Northport, NY

  4. Crescent Beach: Crescent Beach Drive, Huntington Bay, NY

  5. Fleets Cove Beach: Fleets Cove Road, Centerport, NY

  6. Gold Star Battalion Beach: Browns Road, Huntington, NY

  7. Hobart Beach: Eaton’s Neck Road, Eaton’s Neck, NY

  8. West Neck Beach: West Neck Road, Lloyd Harbor, NY


Swim Lessons: The Department of Parks & Recreation offers and extensive program of beach swim instruction for Preschool and Youth.  Please review our Summer Brochure at for information and registration.


Lifeguards: With the exception of Crescent Beach, lifeguards are on duty daily (10 a.m. – 6 p.m.) during the beach season.  Crescent Beach has lifeguard protection on weekends (10 a.m. – 6 p.m.) from Memorial Day Weekend until the end of June. Thereafter, daily lifeguard coverage is provided until August 1st.


Questions: For questions and issues regarding beach use, conditions or closures during the summer season until Labor Day contact the Main Beach Office at Crab Meadow Beach: (631) 261-7574.


Groups: Organizations and groups wishing to use a Town Beach for a picnic or special event must receive a Parks and Recreation Permit prior to the event. For more information please call the Department of Parks and Recreation at 631-351-3089.