Summer Fun Guide: Two if by Sea

AQUARIUMS
Atlantis Marine World, Riverhead
(631) 208-9200
http://atlantismarineworld.com
Cold Spring Harbor Aquarium & Fish Hatchery, Cold Spring Harbor
(516) 692-6768, http://cshfha.org
Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation, Riverhead
(631) 369-9840, http://riverheadfoundation.org

BEACHES

Nude Beaches
Fire Island: Cherry Grove, Fire Island Pines, Davis Park and Kismet
Lighthouse Beach at Robert Moses State Park
Smith Point Beach, Shirley

Pet Friendly Beaches
Camp Hero, Montauk
(631) 668-3781
Cupsogue Beach, Westhampton
(631) 852-8111
Hither Hills, Montauk
(631) 668-2554
Shinnecock East, Southampton
(631) 852-8899
Smith Point County Park, Shirley
(631) 852-1313

Surfer Friendly Beaches
Atlantic Avenue Beach, Amagansett
(631) 324-2417
Cedar Beach, Babylon
(631) 893-2100
Democrat Point, Robert Moses, Babylon, west of bathing areas
(631) 669-0470
Ditch Plains, Montauk
(631) 324-2417
Georgica Pond, East Hampton
Gilgo Beach, Babylon
(631) 893-2100
Little Plains, Southampton, either side of the Shinnecock Jetty
Pongquogue Beach, Hampton Bays
(631) 728-8585
Smith Point County Park, Shirley
(631) 852-1313
The Sewage Pipe, in between Jones Beach and Tobay Beach

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BOATING

Boat Shows/Regattas

2009 Freeport Nautical Festival
June 5-7
The Nautical Mile, Freeport
(516) 377-2314
http://freeportny.com

A carnival-like atmosphere with games and vendors for the whole family.

The 33rd Annual Around Long Island Regatta
July 23
Sea Cliff Yacht Club
(516) 676-7111
http://alir.org

An epic circumnavigation of the Island.

Sag Harbor Cup
August 15
Breakwater Yacht Club, Sag Harbor
(631) 725-4604
breakwateryc.org

Battle on the Bay
August 21-23
Patchogue Village
(631) 559-0077
http://greatsouthbayracing.com

An offshore speedboat race and village fair.

Harborfest
Sept 11-13
Sag Harbor
(631) 725-0011
http://sagharborchamber.com

A festival centered on Sag Harbor’s maritime history.

Tobay Beach In-Water Boat Show
Oct 3-4, 10-12
Tobay Beach Marina, Massapequa
(631) 691-7050
http://nyboatshows.com

Get acquainted with the cutting edge in modern boat technology at this show and sale. Tickets: $10; seniors (65+): $8; children under 12: free.

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Canoes and Kayaks
Row, row, row your…
Bob’s Canoe Rental, Kings Park
(631) 269-9761 , http://canoerentalslongisland.com.
The Dinghy Shop, Amityville
(631) 264-0005 http://dinghyshop.com
Eagle’s Neck Paddling Company, Southold
(631) 765-3502 , http://eaglesneck.com
Glacier Bay Sports, Northport
(631) 262-9116; Brookhaven (631) 286-0567, http://glacierbaysports.com.
Empire Kayaks, Island Park
(516) 889-8300 , http://empirekayaks.com.
Kayaken Outfitters, Port Washington
(516) 635-0997, http://kayakenoutfitters.com
Main Beach Surf & Sport, Wainscott
(631) 537-2716 , http://mainbeach.com
Peconic Paddler, Riverhead
(631) 369-9500 , http://peconicpaddler.com
Setauket Harbor Canoes, East Setauket
(631) 751-2706
Shelter Island Kayak Tours, Shelter Island
(631) 749-1990 , http://kayaksi.com

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Dinner Cruises and Boat Tours
Atlantis Boat Tours, Riverhead
(631) 208-9200 , http://atlantismarineworld.com.
Bay Tours, Moon Chaser, Captree
(631) 265-1848, http://themoonchaser.com
Blackfoot Charters, Center Moriches
(631) 874-0070 , http://blackfootcharters.com
Cloud 9 Yacht Charter, Port Washington
(516) 869-9226, http://cloudninecharters.com
Glory, Greenport
(631) 477-2515 , http://greenportlaunch.com
Harbor Hopper Tours, Montauk
(631) 678-6824 , http://harborhoppertours.com
Intimate Excursions, Smithtown
(631) 361-2909
Lady Liberty Cruises, Port Washington
(516) 922-9214, http://ladylibertycruises.com
Lady Sheryll, Freeport
(516) 223-7909 , http://ladysheryll.com
The Martha Jefferson, Port Jefferson
(631) 331-3333 , http://marthajefferson.com
Miss Freeport V, Freeport
(516) 378-0555, http://partyboatcentral.com
Moon Chaser, Captree
(631) 265-1848, http://moonchasercruises.com
Nautical Cruise Lines, Freeport
(516) 623-5712, http://nauticalcruiselines.com
Solstice Lighthouse Cruise, Greenport
(631) 477-2100
South Bay Cruises, Lauren Kristy, Bay Shore
(631) 750-5359, http://laurenkristy.com
Spectrum Cruises, Captree
(516) 798-2628, http://spectrumcruises.com
Viking Fleet, Montauk
(631) 668-5700 , http://vikingfleet.com
White Swan Harbor Cruises. Montauk
(631) 668-7878

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Fishing Boat Rental
Boatrenting.com Incorporated, Bellport
(631) 286-7816, http://boatrenting.com
Caraftis Fishing Station, Port Jefferson
(631) 473-2288
Scotty’s Marina & Fishing Station, Point Lookout
(516) 432-4665
Silly Lily Fishing Station, East Moriches
(631) 878-0247, http://sillylily.com
Strong’s Marine, Mattituck
(631) 298-4770, http://strongsmarine.com

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Fishing Spots (Drive-to)
L-dock, Patchogue
Montauk Point, Montauk
Orient Beach State Park, Orient
Ponquogue Bridge, Hampton Bays
Shinnecock Canal, Hampton Bays
Smithtown Harbor
The Sore Thumb, Babylon, north side of Fire Island Inlet

Shark Fishing Charters
http://Lipulse.com is your ultimate online resource for what’s happening on the Island—you can find the unabridged Summer Fun Guide there. But when it comes to shark fishing, even we have to admit that montauksportfishing.com is the place to find charters.
Abracadabra Charter Boat, Montauk
(631) 668-5275
Alyssa Ann, Montauk
(631) 668-1051
http://alyssaannsportfishing.com
Bluefin IV, Montauk
(631) 668-9323
Misty Dawn, Montauk
(631) 668-4786
Montauk Fishing Charters, Montauk
(631) 668-1635, http://montaukfishingcharters.com

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Scuba diving
Atlantic Dive Center, Shirley (631) 281-1303
Danny’s Dive Shop, Baldwin (516) 223-8989
http://dannysdiveshop.com
Hampton Dive Center, Riverhead (631) 727-7578
http://hamptondive.com
Long Island Scuba, Lindenhurst (631) 225-8450
http://longislandscuba.com
North Shore Aquatics, Northport (631) 262-7282
http://northshoreaquatics.com
Port Diver Scuba Center, Port Jefferson Station (631) 331-9609
http://portdiver.com
QC Scuba, Wantagh (516) 826-7222
http://qcscuba.com
Sea Turtle Dive Charters, East Hampton (613) 725-0565
seaturtlecharters.com
Seascapes USA, Syosset (516) 433-7757
http://seascapesusa.com
Sound View Scuba Dive Center, Southold (631) 765-9515
http://soundviewscuba.com
Swim King Scuba, Rocky Point (631) 744-7707
http://swimkingscuba.com
Tiedemann’s Diving Center, Levittown (516) 796-6560
http://tdconline.com

Water Sports, Water Skis, Windsurfing, Surfing, etc
Amagansett Beach & Bicycle, Amagansett
(613) 267-6325
http://amagansettbeachco.com
Bunger Surf Shop, Babylon
800-698-SURF, http://bungersurf.com
East End Jet Ski, Hampton Bays
(631) 728-8060
HeliSport Ski Shop, Huntington Village
(631) 549-1127
Main Beach Surf & Sport, Wainscott
(631) 537-2716
http://mainbeach.com
Rick’s Action Sports, East Islip
(631) 581-9424
Sundown Ski & Surf, Levittown
(516) 796-1565
http://sundownsurf.com
Uihlein’s Marina & Boat Rental, Montauk
(631) 668-3799
http://hamptonsweb.com/uihleins
Wind Surf Hampton, Southampton
(631) 283-9463
http://w-surf.com