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Parent Category: Recreation
Category: Tourism
Walking Trails Location / Phone Information / Hours
* Town of Hempstead facilities
Baldwin Park* 3232 Grand Ave.,
Baldwin
(516) 546-4481
A 2-mile walking trail around the park.
Open 7 AM - 11 PM April 8 - Sep 30; 7 AM - dusk Oct- Mar.
Newbridge Road Park 2600 Newbridge Rd.
Bellmore
(516) 783-2500
A 1-mile trail around the park.
8 AM - 11 PM April - Nov.
8 AM - 9 PM Dec. - March
Eisenhower Park Merrick & Stewart Aves.
East Meadow
(516) 572-0347
Eisenhower Park boasts a 1-mile trail (White Arrows) and a 3-mile trail (Red Arrows). Both start by Parking Field #2 in front of Field House building.
Open sunrise - sunset year-round.
Norman J. Levy Park & Preserve* 1600 Merrick Rd.
Merrick
(516) 804-2000
This park features 3.5 miles of walking trails. There is a 1.6-mile trail around the base of the park, 18 exercise stations along the trail and a 500 ft. fishing pier. Call for details on Kayak Eco-tours.
Open 7 days a week at 7 AM year round. Visit our Norman Levy Park web page for closing hours.
 
Hofstra Arboretum Hofstra University
Hempstead Turnpike
Hempstead
(516) 463-6623
The Hofstra Arboretum features 240 acres with more than 12,000 evergreen and deciduous trees representing 625 species and varieties. Specialized gardens include a sensory garden for the physically challenged (Century Gardens), and the New American Garden of easy-care perennials and ornamental grasses on its North Campus. 
Open sunrise - sunset year-round.
Kennedy Park 335 Greenwich St.
-Hempstead
(516) 478-6246
Kennedy Park features a walking trail that circles the park amidst the various species of trees composing their arboretum. The trail also provides many exercise stops. 
9 AM - 9 PM Monday - Friday.
9 AM - 5 PM Saturday & Sunday.
Shell Creek Park* Traymore Blvd. &
Vanderbilt Ave.
Island Park
(516) 431-6440
A one quarter-mile paved walking trail.
8 AM - 10 PM Apr.- Nov.
8 AM - 5 PM Dec. - March
North Woodmere Park Branch Blvd. &
Hungry Harbor Rd.
Valley Stream
(516) 571-7801
A measured mile walking trail.
8 AM - 10 PM Memorial Day - Labor Day
8 AM - dusk Sept. - May
Oceanside Park* 3800 Mahlon Brower Dr.
Oceanside
(516) 763-0700
A 1-mile walking trail around the park.
8 AM - dusk through April
8 AM - 10 PM in season
Seamans Neck Park* 2700 South Seamans Neck Rd.
Seaford
(516) 783-3200
Walking trail approximately one mile long.
8 AM - 11 PM April - Nov.
8 AM - 9 PM Dec. - March
Valley Stream State Park Southern State Pkwy
Exit 15A
Valley Stream
(516) 825-4128
The half-mile "World Trail" at Valley Stream State Park features 15 exercise stations that provide a unique outdoor exercise adventure.
7 AM - sunset year round.
Wantagh Park King Rd. south of Merrick Rd.
Wantagh
(516) 571-7460
A 3-mile walking trail around the park and a fitness trail with exercise stations.
Open sunrise - sunset.

 


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