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Norman J. Levy Park & Preserve

1600 Merrick Rd, Merrick, NY 11566-4529
+1 516-804-2000
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Enjoy nature in your own backyard!

A beautiful preserve that allows the south shore community to appreciate vistas of Manhattan and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Debra B
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Merrick, New York
Oasis on the south shore

Great preserve/park hidden on the south shore of merrick by the meadowbrook parkway. Wonderful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
S P
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  • Very good38%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“fishing pier” (10 reviews)
“nice walk” (8 reviews)
“jones beach” (9 reviews)
LOCATION
1600 Merrick Rd, Merrick, NY 11566-4529
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+1 516-804-2000
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"fishing pier"
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"nice walk"
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"jones beach"
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"golf course"
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"nyc skyline"
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"exercise stations"
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"leisurely walk"
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"garbage dump"
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"walking trails"
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"great place to walk"
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"great hiking"
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"long island"
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"vending machine"
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"great for families"
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"bird watching"
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"small animals"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful preserve that allows the south shore community to appreciate vistas of Manhattan and the great bay! A beautiful location in all seasons to observe wild life, flora, and fauna; and to bring us one step closer to nature, as we step away from...More

Thank Debra B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great preserve/park hidden on the south shore of merrick by the meadowbrook parkway. Wonderful views of the bay, a nice fishing pier, great walking and running trails. Lots of wildlife and a couple of small lakes.

Thank S P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are a variety of things to do here. I visit often as you can have a leisurely walk on the loop around the preserve, a more strenuous hike to the top of the hill, or even more challenge by adding the exercise stations to...More

Thank sewegman
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

I stepped in poop here! Not fun! Would not recommend. They really need to clean up after all the animals.

Thank pinhed212
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

I brought my 1.5 year old son for a short hike strapped to me in a carrier. We walked up to the goat barn to say a quick hello to the goats. We then went back to the start of the fitness trail and went...More

1  Thank Jamie V
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Great place to clear your head. Peaceful and tranquil. Walk, jog, meditate, do some yoga.... it’s a wonderful place to enjoy yourself, others or the glorious scenery!

Thank iliciab
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

Living in Long Beach I love walking on the boardwalk during the warmer months-- but sometimes I'm looking for a change of scenery. Easy to access and park and the walk is great-- some beautiful views, if you want to incorporate stairs into your exercise...More

Thank serendipitynow
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

We have gone hiking here on numerous occasions and have always had a great time. Last summer my wife and I went for a canoe trip here and we had a bllast

Thank Mark S
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

It’s a great place to walk around and get into nature. I luv the goats that they have to eat the grass and sometimes they walk them through the park and they r so cute. Beautiful dock to have lunch on and u can fish...More

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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

What a great find! Love all the exercise stops. Beautiful view, great pier to walk on and very peaceful!

1  Thank Nanette T
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Rosanne M
29 August 2017|
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Response from Nicole T |
No. Dogs have never been allowed at the park.
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Response from hlandau2 | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! Yes!!!
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Priscilla O
11 June 2017|
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Response from Larry R | Reviewed this property |
If you take your time and enjoy the views and stop on the dock at Merrick bay, it could take an hour. Enjoy
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