Robert Cushman Murphy County Park
Old River Rd.
West Sayville, NY 11796
Park: Birding, Fish, Hike, Picnic, Walk, Water Sports
This park is a favorite for hiking and bird watching. Rare coastal plain pondshore habitat provides professional scientists with opportunities to conduct important biological experiments and inventories. Hunting, managed by the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, is permitted seasonally, on portions of the property. Fishing for large mouth bass, eastern chain pickeral, yellow perch, blue gill, bullhead catfish and pumpkinseed sunfish is permitted to NYS licensed fishermen on the 60 acre Swan Pond.