Edison Beach is more commonly known as Nick's Beach, because it is just past Nick's by the Beach, a restaurant and…More nightclub, at the end of South Edison St. in downtown Montauk. A comfort/rest room station is being built at the beach during 2010, and beachgoers have been using Port-O-Potties until it opens. The beach is beautiful, one of the best in Montauk. A short walk from the beach, there are a number of restaurants and delis. Parking during the summer can be hard to find, however, and is at a premium.
From May 26 through Sept. 15, dogs are not allowed on the beach between 10am to 6pm. During that same timeframe, driving on the beach is prohibited.
South Lake Beach South Lake Drive, Montauk, NY11954 South Lake Beach, on Lake Montauk, was once the largest fishing port in New York State, opened to the Long Island Sound…More in 1924. It remains important to commercial and recreational fishing, and a favorite of family beachgoers and paddleboarders who enjoy the calmness of the water.
The most popular beach in East Hampton Village, Main Beach on the Atlantic Ocean has the biggest parking lot of the…More five village beaches. Main Beach is also home to the annual fireworks, which have in recent years been pushed to Labor Day instead of July Fourth because of nesting piping plovers.
Main Beach also is the only beach with a pavilion, which offers beachgoers food and cool drinks, and has a few lockers that residents can rent. Main Beach is also one of the few beaches on the South Fork where you can pay per day to park, Monday through Friday, because beach stickers are usually necessary from Memorial Day through Sept. 15. Village beach parking stickers are limited.
Dogs and driving on the beach are not permitted from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. from the second Sunday in May through Sept. 30. A Town of East Hampton permit is required to drive on the beach.
Nick's By The Beach 148 S Emerson Ave, Montauk, NY11954 Located on South Emerson Avenue, directly on the beach, Nick's is a great place to grab a drink and listen to live music…More after a long day at work or in the sun.
Gin Beach The end of East Lake Drive, Montauk, NY11954
Gin Beach is one of the last beaches on the South Fork that allows visitors to camp out on with an RV, making it a…More hidden gem of sorts. Gin Beach stretches from the inlet that goes between "the docks" on West Lake and East Lake drives to Shagwong Point. It cuts through Theodore Roosevelt County Park, which is where campers gain access at the entrance just a few feet before the beach parking lot. The East Hampton town-owned portion of the beach provides lifeguards during the summer.
Kirk Park (I.G.A.) Beach South Emerson Avenue, Montauk, NY11954 If you don't know where you are going it might be a bit hard to find this acess to the Atlantic Ocean. Kirk Park Beach…More is referred to by locals as the I.G.A. Beach because of its proximity to the Montauk I.G.A. Parking for this beach is in the Municipal lot across the street from the access, so you can use that as a landmark, too. The footpath up through the dunes will lead to the sand and a view of fishing trollers.
Air & Speed Board Shop Main St, East Hampton, NY11937 Air and Speed Board Shop has been serving beach lovers since 1996. Located on the corner of Montauk Highway and South…More Edison Street, this business sells surfing gear and apparel and offers rentals of surfboards, wetsuits and boogie boards. It also offers surf lessons and a popular surf summer camp.
A division of East Hampton Flowers, Hamptons Weddings & Events provides expert custom floral services for…More weddings and other private affairs and specializes in designing a special atmosphere or ambiance for each event. It works on weddings of all types and styles, including traditional, contemporary, romantic, or beach weddings and for locations and venues throughout the North and South forks.
Ocean End 80 S Emerson Ave, Montauk, NY11954 Ocean End is one of many motels located along South Emerson Avenue in Montauk. What sets it apart is that is located…More right on the Atlantic Ocean. Some guests will have rooms that are literally steps away from the sand, while others may have to walk just a bit more to get there. Either way, it's as close as you can get to being on the beach.
Deep Hollow Ranch PO Box 835, Montauk, NY11954 Deep Hollow Ranch is America's oldest cattle ranch. Its staff does guided trail rides through Montauk's beautiful trails…More and beaches. Riding lessons and pony camps are available in the summer, and pony parties can be scheduled from April through October, either at the ranch or off-site at locations throughout the South Fork. Inside or outside board is also available. Handicapped riders are welcome.