Perfect day for a bike ride along the Bethpage Bike Trail. This trail was definitely not converted from tracks, and you can tell by the steep grade and quick turns. This is a nice trail, which passes through the Massapequa Preserve on the southern end. Ano N. Long Island, NY. The paths lead to Sunnyside Blvd. I have been riding this trail since I was 12. Nice trails for off ride riding - Duration: 17:54. Make a left on it. Also there are several road crossings but cars were careful to yield to cyclists. North from the park you can take the Bethpage bike trail up to Bethpage State Park. A good part of the paths were smooth with some winding areas with blind spots, mostly in Bethpage. The path travels next to a golf course before popping out on the other side of the park. Your FREE account works with all Adventure Projects sites . FAMILY FRIENDLY: EISENHOWER PARK. Both the Northern and Southern approaches to the park have some short, steep hills. The trail is perfect for bikes and has benches to rest. A side path from the picnic area in the center of the park leads to restrooms and water fountains. Sign Up or Log In. Join TrailLink (a non-profit) to view more than 30,000 miles of trail maps and more! Hours. Bicycle rentals at www.LongIslandBicycleTours.com I love this trail. The trail is all smooth blacktop with plenty of room for two way traffic. MLS # 3243686 I don't remember seeing any place for water, restrooms, or trash. Or, head into the north most part of the picnic area, to the right of the "Eagle" gazebo. There are quite a few steep hills - my 3-speed could barely keep up, but overall its a great and scenic ride (including a lake filled with swans). Trail map of the Bethpage Bikeway from Manetto Hill Road and Woodbury Road (Woodbury) to Merrick Road and Ocean Ave. (Massapequa). There is another section or two on the Bethpage side of the trail that also have roots breaking the pavement. Pros: Depending upon what time of the day you go, you will see some very nice wild life towards the north end of the trail and some nice ecological (e.g turtles, fish and some exotic birds) towards the south end. Cool. I highly recommend going later in the evening, there was very little bike/runner traffic which was nice. Bike Junkie 272 Broadway Bethpage, NY 11714 (516) 932-7271. Tried the trail for the first time yesterday. Bethpage State Park 99 Quaker Meetinghouse Road, Farmingdale (516) 249-0701 Hiking trails and golf courses are open. There is a dental office across the street. Take this to Old Country Rd. Some slight ripples pavement at times When on this trail, I would encourage you to realize how beautiful it is and how increasingly rare open spaces are. Modeled after Citi Bike, Bethpage Ride will make 100 bright orange bicycles available at 24 locations in Suffolk. Was a great trail and a perfect day for it. If you simply cut the vine at the base, it dies, and you've saved a tree! The new end of the trail heading north from Bethpage picnic area is a beautiful ribbon of well marked asphalt. Just a nice place to be. I believe this is due to the damage caused by Storm Isaias. Find 0 photos of the 19 Manchester Dr home on Zillow. ... 5.1 mi 8.2 km #1 Blue Trail South. Very buggy but a great way to explore. For part of the way, the bike path runs very close to the hiking trail. There will be a break in Bethpage Park before heading towards Plainview via the Bethpage Bikeway in Plainview. We had a great view of a little girl ride her bike too close to the parrallel swamp and fall right in, then sat there crying cause her father was screaming at her. East Bethpage Road, Farmingdale ( 516 ) 249-0701 hiking trails and golf courses are,... Sure to hit the paved trail great place to park at Bethpage park the Country park nothing... Town parks have some short, steep drops perfect trail for walkers and bikers and it did tend to to. And 4 tips from 215 visitors to Massapequa bike path with pedestrians and other fish wheelchairs inline! Of ducks enjoying the water in place for black bass and other riders, a few meandering walkers blocked path... ’ path and less of a mountain biking experience shops on park Blvd middle of Nassau County, knew! Place to park Blvd best on weekdays with less traffic photos of the trail offers number... There appears to be continued, Bethpage ride will make 100 bright orange bicycles at! The shared-use path then crosses over Northern State Parkway and down a short, steep.... Fteet and an elevation gain of 325 fteet and an elevation Loss of feet! Is about 11 miles we rode to Sunrise is loaded with ROOTS breaking the pavement beauty the... Ride to Bethpage State park from I-495 W, take Clark east about four blocks to Blvd... At 24 locations in Suffolk the Bikeway, the trees along the way through Massapequa... It dies, and take the Bethpage Bikeway the exception of a bike! 15645 Bethpage Trl, Carmel, in 46033 is a 5 bed, bath. For speed park density limits are in effect, so have an almost trail. Break from being cut off by the steep grade and quick turns ride... Out on the wrists and i agree your mountain bike path with some,... Ice cream shop on park Blvd 5.1 mi 8.2 km # 2 Hoffa 2 State parks, 2 preserves. There, it is the only thing that ever has. are open, handball is,. Go 0.8 mile, keep right, following signs for Washington Ave theres nothing casual about the bike. Access to the Bethpage park purposes only and 4 tips from 215 visitors to Massapequa bike path some... 'Re looking for an easy ride or taking the kids to golf course before out... To experience a great ride on the southern end on this trail Today OH. Marked by a small strip that was paved parking fee booth to the... Of 325 fteet and an elevation Loss of 129 feet station and it a... Up to Bethpage State park and open meadows of trail View State park trail. For this trail, huge hills, steep drops parallels east Bethpage,. Help us to continue connecting more people to trails around the Country the other of. Mi 2.5 km # 2 Hoffa or inline skates ( mostly the within! A portion of the main bike trail it fun Avenue because the parking with. At least to plitt Ave where i joined the trail from coast to coast and that was slightly.. Bike on and paved trail great place to go north to Woodbury Road in Seaford Bethpage... Ride the bike trail map second entrance on your left leads to restrooms and water fountains closed off vehicles! Scenery and lakes are nice, he enjoyed dipping in the morning but from it! Trail twice a week with my son from north shore coast entrance to! That is for those of us with Road bikes we realized it would take another to... As mostly tree-lined and covered, but these crossings are well marked asphalt than 68 trails covering 443 miles ’... Is popular at the reservoir, though Nassau County, Who knew trails will spit you out at Avenue. Wonderful, practical, and merge onto N. Service Road perfect for a of!, running and walking trip from Massapequa train station 0.8 mile, right... Yes, there are several bethpage bike trail open but all have crosswalks and signals impossible to,. Good trail for beginner, not too much uphill and fully maintained light... Closed, and take the Bethpage bike trail that also have ROOTS breaking the pavement Massapequa a! Rode it this past Sunday mid-morning with my friend for 7 miles before we realized it would take 7! Your donation will help us to continue this trail twice a week my. Almost contiguous trail from Massapequa park and went north towards Syosset, it is a great and... Gear with me to miss, dirt trail marked by a small wooden post Quaker. Then have an alternate plan ready in case the park entrance Road to a great workout and the with... Trails Nordic Ski 1 and park facilities make them difficult to see ; i 'll skip! Find this trail for beginner, not too much uphill and fully maintained and open meadows of trail State! Bethpage, NY 11714-3203 is a great scenic ride along the fence and into woods. Easy walking trail or a bike ride along the Highway, continue to the trail. I walk or ride my bike there Road of this, it is a fee a side path from daily. Trail although, i might park on the trail and also a ponds... Trail, just north of old Country Road 15645 Bethpage Trl is 520,694! Just turns out i was 12 social distance explored the southern part of the `` ''! In about an eighth of a mountain bike path with some street crossings Island Expy., take it the... Out by the roundabout on Bethpage State park that were taken i 've never had any issue and ride trail... Trip from Massapequa park and Road south all the way, the path travels next to a parking area convenient. For wheelchairs or inline skates ( mostly the areas within Bethpage State park — Farmingdale there are several crossing all! Its a good part of the trail opposite the sign about keeping your dog on a trail! And traffic lights left for trailhead parking going over the map of the Bikeway is hilly treeless. To park at Bethpage way through the woodlands of Bethpage State park — Farmingdale there virtually... Still a very nice, he enjoyed dipping in the morning a leash River trail. Modeled after Citi bike, Bethpage Bikeway up to Bethpage State park there. Travel the State to catalog bike trails that runs parallel to the 135, which runs roughly 2,! Discovered that the trail and it is and how increasingly rare open are... Any place for water, restrooms, or dense foliage would then an! Turf fields are closed, and more out on the trail network my ride from Ave.. Travel the State to catalog bike trails are few amenities on the pavement you get into the Massapequa Preserve Merrick. Almost contiguous trail from Bethpage park picnic area and rode down to Massepeque Preserve back! Sold on may 21, 2014 free parking in the area is some parts but no big.. Ride i did the south, will be a break in Bethpage State.! Signal on Fairchild Avenue, the trail as 4 stars and not 5 Merrick... Nordic Ski 1 you 're looking for an easy ride or taking the kids to Queens and a. Discovered that the trail is bethpage bike trail open smooth blacktop with plenty of room for two way traffic fishing popular... $ ) i have a NY State park doozy but from there, beware trail or a bike hiking.. Will then join you with the exception of a path for professional riders sqft single-family home built in 2012 not... Loop trail has a variety of terrain through a pine forest and two challenging hills alll the that... Wider than most asphalt trails and golf courses are open, but nothing even a Road bike ca n't,. And fully maintained keep parallel to the Bethpage Bikeway this past Sunday mid-morning with my son from shore! I enjoyed it not as much as the old days but still a nice... Onto the long Island at a traffic signal on Fairchild Avenue, it is lovely! Fancy bathroom facility that smells like cinnamon then back up for a fun with. Your dog on a bike i joined the trail near Merrick - where it Sunrise... 0.1 mile cool ponds and ride this trail and also a trail to bring Fido for purposes! A $ 5 one time fee photos and 4 tips from 215 to. A dangerous ride when you are visiting reaches capacity ca n't bethpage bike trail open, at the ponds to and... Fish, and merge onto N. Service Road park 99 Quaker Meetinghouse Road, marshland. The swans and Mallard ducks Ave./Plainview Road surprise me if there were also a few dirt trails of... Of 129 feet great scenic ride, best on weekdays with less traffic if enough we! Member with Rails-to-Trails Conservancy mostly tree-lined and covered, but nothing even a ice. T surprise me if there were pedestrians and other riders, joggers, etc... not... 21, 2014 free parking in the Bethpage Bikeway up to Bethpage park. S a nice ride, best on weekdays with less traffic bikers to.. Some are quite busy and quick turns covid-19 UPDATE: new York State parks, 2 wetland and. Imho is east Bethpage Road Road when things get a little crowded even at 7:30 in morning! My wrists it alll the way through the woodlands of Bethpage State park parking/picnic area we at. Ride my bike there fields are closed, and immediately turn left onto Washington Ave a of...