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Caleb Smith State Park

Smithtown, Smithtown, NY
+1 631-265-1054
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Great place to go as a couple or with family.

I have been going to this park since 1980 when you were allowed to feed the ducks. I got engaged in... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2017
Mary P
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Long Island, New York
Quiet retreat

This park has a really old museum with creaky floors and woodwork galore. It was nice walking... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2017
Paul541
,
Syracuse, New York, USA
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good24%
  • Average32%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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Smithtown, Smithtown, NY
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Reviewed 2 September 2017

I have been going to this park since 1980 when you were allowed to feed the ducks. I got engaged in the fall here.With all the beautiful fall foliage here there is no shortage of pictures that can be taken. There are a lot of...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

This park has a really old museum with creaky floors and woodwork galore. It was nice walking through there and seeing what they had to offer for children and adults. The manager, Clarence Warehouse is such a nice guy! Many trails to walk and relax...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful park. Paved trails for strollers and/or roller skates. They offer great family programs at very cheap prices! I think $4 a kid! And so educational and fun for the kids! Sometimes we just spend hours inside the house playing with the toys! Great way...More

Thank Heather M
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Reviewed 23 November 2016

What a beautiful park. So well kept yet natural. The fee to go in is a little pricey but worth it if you are going to spend some time. You make it what it is. There is water, trails, a place to stop and rest....More

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Reviewed 12 October 2016

I live in Smithtown. Caleb Smith State Park is a nice one. But, there are nicer right around. Like Blydenburgh, which is one of the best on Long Island. Not far away is The Bluff, at the mouth of the Nissequogue River on the Long...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2016

Caleb is a park with many surprises. They have featured events at times, or just a place to walk or read a book.

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

The nature center and museum at Caleb Smith State Park is another of those hidden gems visitors and local residents can still find if they are paying attention here on Long Island. Our family frequents the museum and nature center about a half-dozen times throughout...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2016

really nice place to connect with nature. The trails take you through the park where you can find foliage at its best.

1  Thank karenver
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

I have been to Caleb park. Nice enough when there is no entry fee. The are are no pets allowed and no bike riding, only on foot. There are much prettier places to explore.in the area. The trail from kings park bluff to sunken meadow...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2016

I visited Caleb Smith State Park for the first time a few months ago on a incredibly warm January afternoon. I found the makers had to follow for the trails but we just walked and tried are best. After an hour and twenty minutes we...More

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The2NewYorkers
26 August 2016|
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Response from paulaA4400BU | Reviewed this property |
No, I do not believe pets are allowed. However, there are other parks in the area such as Blydenburgh dog park...
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