Long Island Beaches, Pools, and Water Playgrounds Guide

Hamptons, Long Beach, East End, North Fork and more Summer Beach Destinations
Enjoy the surf at Jones Beach, but be warned: The waves can get rough. Photo by ric shaw/CC BY 2.0

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. Stay calm and consult our Water Fun Guide for the best ways to get wet and stay cool with the kids.