Great place for the family
Cheesequake State Park boasts an exceptional variety of habitats and recreational activities. Only 30 miles from Manhattan, Cheesequake's 1,485 acres encompass upland eastern hardwood forests, freshwater wetlands an Atlantic white cedar swamp, pine barrens habitats and the Bayshore's largest area of protected salt marsh.
Cheesequake offers many opportunities for families, groups and individuals to get out and explore these environments, including hiking trails, biking trails, picnic areas, camping, fishing, swimming and a variety of year round guided interpretive programs.
We have 59 camp sites including 6 Group sites that can accommodate up to 25 people. We have a height restriction of 11ft for vehicles heading to the 53 tent sites in the family camping area. The Tent sites are open Apr 1 to Oct 31 and the Group sites are open between May 1 and Oct 31