|Monday, May 20, 2013|
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.
Montauk has a great variety of restaurants and most serve fresh seafood caught off our shores.
On Montauk Guide
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wyandanch and the Montauk Indians
A group of Montauk residents and archeologists are working to establish a new museum dedicated to the history of the Montauk Indians, who lived here for at least 10,000 years before European settlers arrived. For more information go to their web site montaukindianmuseum.org. Click here to read a story about Wyandanch, the last Grand Sachem of Long Island.
montauk music festivalMay 16-19
The 4th Annual Montauk Music Festival presents up-and-coming independent artists in restaurants and performance spaces all over Montauk. Over 100 artists will perform over this four day festival. themontaukmusicfestival.com
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.
Gurney's Inn Spa
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. gurneysinn.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.
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