Here on Long Island, golf is taken very seriously. Besides, with the amount of public courses and PGA events in the area, it’s no surprise that the sport has taken flight. However, it’s hard to improve your game if you aren’t consistently practicing. Fortunately, there are a ton of incredible Long Island driving ranges where you can work on your driver and tinker with your short game.
In addition to all of the amazing waterways, Long Island also has plenty of beautiful vistas, parks and preserves that are perfect for hiking. So, grab some snacks, water and any other gear that you’ll need and pay a visit to one of these incredible Long Island hiking trails.
With the U.S. Open Championship heading out to Shinnecock Hills this weekend, golf is back in the spotlight. Long Island’s luscious sprawling hills and bumpy sea coasts make the area as good of a golf destination as any. However, with over 140 courses, it can be difficult to choose the right one. So, here are our top public Long Island golf courses for players of any level.
Living on Long Island has its fair share of benefits in the summertime. One of the many great attractions of this area is being able to fish at scenic locales year-round. There are tons of amazing fresh and saltwater fishing spots to choose from. Whether you’ve been reeling out for decades or are relatively new to the activity, you’re bound to catch a few bites at these prime Long Island fishing spots.
Summers around here are unbeatable, especially when you can spend them at one of many local Long Island parks that are just as beautiful as they are fun. Each has a wide range of exciting activities and amenities available, from swimming facilities to athletic fields and a ton of playgrounds! Here are a few of our favorites that you need to check out this summer.