Blydenburgh County Park is a 627 acres wooded park that has been preserved by Suffolk County to be available to its…More residents for outdoors adventures and picnics year-round.
Blydenburgh has a long and rich history. The property was inherited in approximately 1796 by Elizabeth and Susannah Smith Blydenburgh, who were married to the Benjamin and Issac Blydenburgh. Susannah and Isaac bought Elizabeth's share of the land, and later constructed Blydenburgh's historic Grist Mill.
In 1938, David and Mary Weld briefly owned the property before it was purchased by the county, 1969.
The southern entrance of the park is on Veterans Memorial Highway, opposite the H. Lee Dennison Building and Suffolk County Complex. Admission on weekdays is free, $3 per car with Suffolk's Green Key Pass or $8 without on weekends.
A wooded area off the Nissequogue River, Blydenburgh offers visitors a range of activities including fishing at Stump Pond, hiking, picnicking, row boating, playgrounds and more.