Long Island Beaches, Pools, and Water Playgrounds Guide

Water parks, swimming pools, sprinklers and beaches—there are lots of ways to cool off on Long Island. So when the temperatures rise, don't let it go to your head. Simply consult our Long Island Beaches, Lakes, & Pools Guide for the best ways to get wet and stay cool Long Island.

Need more ideas for summer fun? Check out our Ultimate Long Island Kids Summer Vacation Guide with the best summer activities for NYC kids of all ages.

Enjoy the surf at Jones Beach, but be warned: The waves can get rough. Photo by ric shaw/CC BY 2.0