|A couple enjoy the beautiful water view at Wantagh Park|
There are five tennis courts (Leisure Pass and fee required);and one basketball court.
There are 1-mile and 2-mile walking paths that can also be used for bicycle riding and jogging.
A two-mile Fitness Trail that provides a jogging or walking trail and 20 attractive and simple fitness stations that incorporate a variety of exercises. These include stretching, pull-ups, sit-ups and balance walking exercises that increase slightly in difficulty as the trail proceeds. The trail begins by the entrance to the park and winds around the park before ending by the marina. See "News & Events below for more information.
|The large swimming complex offers a variety of different pools and activities for children and adults.
Boating & fishing:
Dog run is newly turfed
A dog run includes separate areas for big and small dogs; it is located just up from the administation building. Please note that dogs are not allowed in any County parks or preserves, with the exception of the dog runs.
Horseshoe courts are available, along with a game area for chess and checkers.
Take the Southern State Parkway to Exit 27 South (Wantagh Parkway). Exit off the Wantagh Parkway at Sunrise Highway East. Make a right onto Wantagh Avenue. Take to the end and make right onto Merrick Road. At first light make a left into park.
|Patrons at Wantagh Park enjoy the fishing pier just beyond the marina.|