Description - The Robert Moses State Park - Fire Island offers an array of outdoor activity from golfing to swimming and picnicking. The park is open year-round from dawn to dusk. The golf course is pitch-putt with a 1,425 yards and par 55.
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Robert Moses State Park - Fire Island
- Robert Moses State Park has about five miles of ocean beach from which visitors can swim, surf or surf-fish. Anglers can also fish from piers. A day use boat basin can accommodate 40 boats. The park also has picnic areas and an 18-hole pitch-putt golf course.
Recreation - Visitors to the Robert Moses State Park enjoy a swimming beach, surf fishing, surfing, concession, pitch-putt golf, a marina, picnic area, showers, recreation programs and a children's playground.
The golf course is a secluded short course that meanders through a maritime habitat. The course rests near Field #1, directly adjacent to the ocean. Minimum playing age is 10 with a guardian. The course is open April through November. Clubs are rented for a small fee. Course fees for the 18-hole course are very reasonable. It is suggested you call for hours of operation and the latest fees.
Climate - This area experiences average January temperatures above 22 degrees Fahrenheit (above -6 degrees Celsius). Summer temperatures average above 72 degrees Fahrenheit (above 22 degrees Celsius). Precipitation in the region ranges from 40 to more than 44 inches of rain and snowmelt. Typically Long Island has more than 200 days of frost-free growing season.
Robert Moses State Park may be found at the end of Robert Moses Parkway and Ocean State Parkway nestled below Fire Island Inlet and the Atlantic Ocean.