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Peaceful trail...nice fall weather

Nice walk through this park for both locals and transients. Also good way to transition into... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Valley Stream, New York
Small but good for jogging

I live in Valley Stream so I may be a bit biased. This park is divided into 2 parts. The first part... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
Ian D
Valley Stream, New York
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  • Average14%
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“state park”(3 reviews)
“picnic tables”(2 reviews)
“barbecue”(4 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Valley Stream State Park Road, Valley Stream, NY 11580
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Nice walk through this park for both locals and transients. Also good way to transition into Hendrickson Park which is a very scenic park.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rdelatorre218
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

I live in Valley Stream so I may be a bit biased. This park is divided into 2 parts. The first part starting at Merrick blvd and ends at Hendrickson blvd is controlled by the VS village and the second part ends at the southern...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ian D
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Awesome place for BBQ outing and kids play area. They have designated spots and seating for BBQ. Easy access and parking. Just make sure that you get all the food and drink items with you.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank rofila
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Been going to this park to barbecue since the 70's and also for family functions. Friendly atmosphere & it's just a fun park.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank mobass5
Reviewed 31 December 2017

I wanted to see the different colors of the leaves and I plan to return for spring when everything starts to look green

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 51celsag
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Very nice park enjoy walking around the path. Park is clean and safe, it had a man made lake, basketball courts, mini golf, pool, walking and bicycle path.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank vill1437
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I love to take a walk around the lake and then travel across the road to walk through the park. There are many ducks and birds in the area. Many birdwatchers come here to see the different species of birds. It is great to have...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank 280rutha
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This park is a pretty nice park if you're a person who enjoys the outdoors and nature walks. It's trail goes through a wooded area and crosses the highway to another part of the park that has a pond and a nice biking or jogging...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 54sali
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Great Place for Family. Great Place for Couples. Clean. Right off the Highway so that convenient. Lots of people do Reunions here. I really like this place.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank WinLizAnderson
Reviewed 9 August 2017

As a young child my family would regularly go and picnic at this park. i took my grandkids there and they appreciated as much as i had. There was a playground, nice path for bike riding, ample picnic tables and even a place for a...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Bracha K
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Shawana M
24 August 2018|
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Response from Dawn O |
No permit required for groups smaller than 50. If you want alcohol you need a permit $25 No music allowed.
30 May 2018|
Response from Dawn O |
RV's can enter the parking lot, but there is not a dedicated area for them. The park closes at dusk. Everyone has to leave.