The Best Surfing in New York

Looking for the best surfing in New York? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around New York. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top surfing spots in and near New York

  • Montauk, New York

    Climb the Bluffs of Shadmoor State Park

    1.2 mi / 100 ft gain
    I've never actually been into the Shadmoor State Park, but you can climb up and onto the bluffs from the beach easily; well kind of easily.Most of the parking lots along the beach require Hamptons residency tags, so you can't park right next to beach entrances... bummer. We typically park along ...
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  • Montauk, New York

    Stroll along the Montauk Point Lighthouse Cliff Walk

    4.0
    1 mi
    The Montauk Point Lighthouse is one of the main attractions of "The End" of Long Island, but I've only ever walked around it on the cliff walk.When you get to the lighthouse, you can park in the parking lot (depending on when you go there may be a $8 fee). Right along the edge overlooking the wa...
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  • Babylon, New York

    Fire Island Lighthouse Trail

    6.39 mi / 39 ft gain
    Fire Island Lighthouse Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Bay Shore, New York.
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