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Long Island Greenbelt Trail

 3.6 (5)

Length


32.5 Miles 52.3 Kilometers


971' 296 m

Ascent

-970' -296 m

Descent

1%

Avg Grade (1°)

17%

Max Grade (9°)

175' 53 m

High

4' 1 m

Low

Shared By Mike Borelli

Conditions


Minor Issues 51 days ago
Dry - only hiked miles 0-10. trail needs maintenance between miles 4.6 and 5.1 to clear back the brush. lots of poison ivy in this section History

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This trail starts in Heckscher State Park and ends in Sunken Meadow State Park, 31 miles across Long Island.

Mike Borelli

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Features Fall Colors

Family Friendly With many access points, it's easy to create a comfortable route for just about anyone to hike!

Description

The trail starts in Heckscher State Park and connects with Connetquot S.P., Blydenburgh Park, Caleb Smith S.P., Nissequogue River S.P, and many smaller parks The path is marked with white blazes, but in several locations it can be tricky to follow, especially on the northern end where the trail follows suburban streets at several points.

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Sep 28, 2018
Charlie Favata
Derek and Me 5:20am start time
Sep 22, 2018
Andrew R.
10mi
Dec 2, 2017
Annmarie Persaud
Completed the Greenbelt Trail with my family. We really enjoyed the fall foliage on this trail and the scenery! Only downside, some of it is streets. 33mi — 14h 00m
May 28, 2017
Ryan Feeley
Started at north end and renegade hammock camped midway to make a local backpacking trip out of it. Any serious long island hiker should do it onc... 32.6mi
May 7, 2017
Steve Nylund
Southern portion is well maintained and mostly wooded. Quite a bit of road walking north of Blydenburgh. Lots of P.I. 32.6mi

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  3.6 from 5 votes

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#153

in New York

#6,862

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Guys this trail is 10/10 Jun 22, 2018

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