West Hills County Park

Sweet Hollow Road
Park Office (631) 854-4423
Stables: (631) 351-9168
Starflower Experiences: (516) 938-6152

Hiking, youth group camping, picnicking, playground, bridle paths, dog run, and horseback riding facility.

Directions:
For camping, take LIE exit 48 north to High Hold Drive; entrance is on the right.
For picnics and horseback riding, use exit 49 north to Route 110 north. From Route 110 north, turn left onto Old Country Road. Turn right onto Sweet Hollow road.
For hiking, take Sweet Hollow Road and turn right into north entrance.

Picturesque, well-groomed nature trails, including the historic Walt Whitman Trail to Jayne's Hill (Long Island's highest peak, at an elevation of 400 feet), wind through this highly popular, mixed-deciduous forested park. West Hills flora and fauna include wild Mountain Laurel, Moccasin Flower, several fern species, salamanders, turtles, chipmunk, squirrel and red fox. Horses (both privately owned and leased from the on-site public Sweet Hills Stables) enjoy some of the finest and most picturesque bridle paths on Long Island at West Hills County Park. Camping at West Hills is offered to organized youth groups only. Campsites, lean-tos, and primitive shelters are available year-round. Reservations are required.