|Tuesday, March 31, 2015|
There are many places to stay in Montauk ranging from tents at the edge of the ocean, at Hither Hills State Park, to full service hotels.Off season rates now apply at many of our hotels and motels.
Montauk has a great variety of restaurants and most serve fresh seafood caught off our shores.
seal walks at montauk point state park
From January through April, a State Park naturalist leads visitors on leisurely beach walks to an area where up to four species of seals can be observed. Along the way, there are opportunities to see many winter birds and to explore marine geology. The walk is approximately 3 miles and takes 2-3 hours to complete. Go to the calendar for a list of those days when these walks are scheduled.
Reservations are required. For information and reservations call (631)668-5000
download the On Montauk Guide
Click here to reserve a copy which will be sent by regular mail. ($3.00 postage and handling charge)
Montauk St. Patrick's Day Parade
New York's second largest St. Patrick's Day Parade will be held on Sunday, March 22, starting at 11:30am. The Montauk Chamber of Commerce will be serving hot clam chowder on the village green starting at 10am. Come and cheer on Terry Watson, this year's Grand Marshal.
Montauk's Natural Attractions include miles of unspoiled ocean beach, five state parks, a county park, several town parks, and nature preserve areas.
Since about 70% of our land is parkland, there are miles of trails and roads through the parks. Take a guided hike with the East Hampton Trails Preservation Society (easthamptontrails.org) to learn more about the Montauk wilderness.
The Seawater Spa at Gurney's Montauk
This seawater spa is perched in the hills overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Come here to swim in their indoor heated, saltwater pool with a panoramic ocean view, and to to enjoy relaxing and therapeutic treatments. gurneysmontauk.com
Montauk is becoming the East Coast's premier surfing destination. Not just in the summer, but year-round. Don't know how? Several surfing shops offer lessons. See our Watersports section.
Known as the "fishing Capital of the World" Montauk's large fishing fleet takes you inshore or offshore. Our Fishing section gives you more information.
Golf at the Montauk Downs
consistently rated as one of the top public golf courses in the US. Find out more in our Landsports section.
Visit our sister publication, The Greenport Guide. Greenport Long Island was voted one of America's Prettiest Towns by Forbes Magazine.
To see the online guide Click Here
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