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Should We Stop Our Shifting Sands?

Should We Stop Our Shifting Sands?

April 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Beaches are in a constant state of flux. The sands shift with the tides, slowly morphing the coastline. Beach goers flock to beaches that mere months earlier didn’t have much sand; there are more changes as months turn into years. Long Island’s unique geologic composition of shifting and churning sand coastlines requires boaters to stay […]

Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center

Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center

August 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

. The Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center at Jones Beach State Park is located on a barrier island within Jones Beach State Park. The center is easily accessible by boat and a fun way to spend a day. Kids and adults will find plenty of things to do both inside and outside, such as touching live […]

Short Beach

Short Beach

February 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Almost equally distant from Oceanside and Amityville, Short Beach is one of the nicest, cleanest, sandy beaches on the south shore. This small basin, tucked into the northwestern side of Jones Beach State Park, is adjacent to the Jones Beach Coast Guard Station and located just between Jones Inlet and Bascule Bridge on Sloop Channel. […]

Circling Long Island

Circling Long Island

May 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

An engaging and entertaining summer boat vacation is practically at your doorstep. A trip around Long Island is 250 nautical miles (which is not much more than visiting Block Island), and it can be completed in less than two weeks. While your pauses may vary, we’ve put together a fun itinerary of harbor-side stopovers. You can start this trip from any harbor and reverse our directions, depending on your starting point.

Air Show at Jones Beach

Air Show at Jones Beach

May 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Keep your eyes on the sky and your ears open wide — the screaming sounds of aircraft strutting their aeronautical stuff will be seen and heard on Saturday, May 23, and Sunday, May 24, during the Jones Beach Air Show.  As far as we’re concerned, viewing the show from your boat is the best way […]

Short Beach

Short Beach

February 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Are you looking for a clean, sandy beach between Oceanside and Amityville? Short Beach is what you’re seeking!

Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center

Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center

August 1, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Located on a barrier island beach within Jones Beach State Park, the Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center promises a fun family outing at a location easily accessible by boat.