Pinterest • The world’s catalog of ideas

Jones Beach, Long Island, NY - it's huge & almost impossible to find your way back to relatives/friends after being in the water - a huge stretch of beach on the Atlantic Ocean.

182
20
1

"Meet me in Montauk" Eternal Sunshine is one of my favorite movies so for me NOT to go to Montauk would be insulting.

239
21
from Time Out New York

The best New York beaches

217
23
1
from Discover Long Island

Explore Long Island - Long Island Adventures - Long Island, New York

Jones Beach State Park (of NY) is located in southern Nassau County, in the hamlet of Wantagh, on Jones Beach Island. The park is 6.5 miles (10.5 km) in length. It is the most popular and heavily visited beach on the East Coast, with an estimated six million visitors per year. The park opened to the public on August 4, 1929. Many of its buildings and facilities feature Art Deco architecture. Unusually for the time, no carnival-style amusements were allowed in the park area.

50
11

Jones Beach,Long Island,NY - Tower Lighthouse. I have fond memories of Jones Beach from my childhood, growing up in Bay Shore. The smell of petunias always brings it back for me because of the masses of them that grew there. --Meggie

684
80
4

Jones Beach State Park - 8-10 fee for car (not sure how far this is from the center of the city, but they say it's fairly close)