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#18 of 176 state parks in New York

Best trails in Sunken Meadow State Park

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Explore the most popular trails in Sunken Meadow State Park with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Description

Sunken Meadow State Park offers beautiful views over the Long Island Sound. Its meadows, creeks, hills and flats are home to a wide variety of fauna and flora. The parc is very popular for its many picnic areas, where each summer millions of visitors decide to come and spend some time with their friends and family. People also have the possibility to swim, windsurf, stand-up-paddle, kayak and canoe in the sound as well as play golf at Governor Alfred E. Smith Sunken Meadow State Park. VUF/Parking Fee (per car) 4/6 - 5/24: 8am-4pm, weekends and holidays - $8/car 5/25 – 9/8: 7am – 6pm weekends and holidays; 8am-4pm weekdays - $10/car. 9/9 - 11/3: 8am-4pm, weekends & holidays - $8/car

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Map of trails in Sunken Meadow State Park
Park information
Acreage:
1288 acres
Park hours
Monday
dawn - dusk
Tuesday
dawn - dusk
Wednesday
dawn - dusk
Thursday
dawn - dusk
Friday
dawn - dusk
Saturday
dawn - dusk
Sunday
dawn - dusk
Contact
(631) 269-4333
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Top trails (3)
#1 - Sunken Meadow Trail
Sunken Meadow State Park
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 1 h 45 m
Sunken Meadow Trail is a 3.7 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Kings Park, New York that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used foShow more
#2 - Sunken Meadow Creek Trail
Sunken Meadow State Park
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Length: 3.6 mi • Est. 1 h 32 m
Sunken Meadow Creek Trail is a 3.6 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Kings Park, New York that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hikinShow more
#3 - Park Street Hidden Trail
Sunken Meadow State Park
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Length: 2.5 mi • Est. 1 h
Park Street Hidden Trail is a 2.5 mile loop trail located near Kings Park, New York that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and Show more