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Very short trails

This park located in Montauk has a very short trail to walk on, but the beach is very rocky with a... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Tyler X
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Center Moriches, New York
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Stranger Things and The Affair

I visited this park because it was the place where they filmed "The Affair", beautiful park with... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2018
XIAOTONG5440
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Washington
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This state park had a long history as a U.S. military facility.
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27 Route, Montauk, NY
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+1 631-668-3781
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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This park located in Montauk has a very short trail to walk on, but the beach is very rocky with a beautiful view

Thank Tyler X
Reviewed 1 July 2018

I visited this park because it was the place where they filmed "The Affair", beautiful park with old war bunkers. This is mainly a place for sightseeing not for recreational beachfront activities. The beach is rocky but the ocean is amazing, you can have the...More

1  Thank XIAOTONG5440
Reviewed 24 April 2018

We enjoyed walking on the trails, which are not long at all, and skipping rocks on the beach, and there a LOT of rocks.

Thank Kamander
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

When you drive into camp hero you’ll immediately notice that many of the roadways are in disrepair. The radar tower was cool to see and there are multiple picnic areas.

Thank danfriedmanmd
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Camp Hero is a family favorite for us. We love telling the kids the history of it and hiking the different trails. It is a little creepy but in a fun way. There are tons of picnic areas and photo opportunities.

2  Thank Sara C
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Wonderful place to walk around just before getting to Montauk Lighthouse. Terrific views of water, cliffs, lighthouse; A photographers paradise! Also get some WW II history. Recommend.

Thank Montauk123
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Nice place to walk from to the lighthouse. Also plenty of trails and some history about the second world war

Thank Johannes C
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is a great location for the entire family. One can visit the lighthouse but I'm not sure what the hours are. Be careful when on the bluffs as they're crumbling; stay for sunset!!! :-)

Thank emberdeen
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Our friends had their wedding on Camp Hero. The views were absolutely incredible of the coastline and had a perfect vantage point on the lighthouse, if that's your kind of thing :) Would definitely recommend getting out there and "hiking" around the area.

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 2 June 2017

This a great place to hike around and take in the views of the Atlantic. Parking is free during the week, but $8 on the weekends. Great place to visit while in Montauk!

2  Thank glennrr
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