Places to Hunt in NY

Places to Hunt on Long Island

Public land hunting is divided into 3 categories: NYS DEC (State) Land, Suffolk County Parklands & Co-op lands.  State land is available for all NYS residents and non-residents.  Suffolk County Parkland is only available to Suffolk County residents, with an exception for guests.  Co-op land can be either county or town land that is managed by NY State DEC and is available for all NYS residents and non-residents.  This land allows for big game, small game, waterfowl hunting and other activities . Please observe state and local laws.



Information on locations, maps, seasonal access permits, daily access permits, Long Island January firearms season lottery, etc. can be found on the NYS DEC website or at the following link.

Ridge Check Station: questions can be answered by calling


484 Randall Road Ridge, NY 11961


David A. Sarnoff Pine Barrens Preserve

East Hampton Cooperative Area

Otis Pike Preserve

Rocky Point Natural Resources Management Area

Tidal Wetland Areas

Westhampton Management Area:

West Tiana Cooperative Hunting Area:

Barcelona Neck



Arshamomaque Hunting Map

Manorville Prairie Hunting Map

Beagle Club Hunting Map

Middle Island Hunting Map

Buckskill Hunting Map

Miller Place Yaphank Road Hunting Map

Cedar Point Hunting Map

North Fork Preserve Hunting Map

Corey Creek Hunting Map

North Neck Hunting Map

Dwarf Pine Plains Hunting Map

Northwest Creek Hunting Map

East Moriches Hunting Map

Northwest Harbor Hunting Map

Edward V Ecker Sr Hunting Map

Peconic Headwaters Hunting Map

Flanders Hunting Map

Pine Meadows Hunting Map

Gordon Heights Hunting Map

Rock Hill Hunting Map

Hog Creek Woodland Hunting Map

Ruth Oliva Preserve at Dam Pond Hunting Map

Hubbard Archery Hunting Map

Saw Mill Creek Headwaters Hunting Map

Inlet Pond Hunting Map

Saw Mill Creek Hunting Map

Jacob's Farm Hunting Map

Seatuck Creek Hunting Map

Laurel Lake Hunting Map (Aldrich Lane)

Six Pole Woodland Hunting Map

Laurel Lake Hunting Map (Sound Avenue)

Sound View Dunes Hunting Map

Laurel Valley Hunting Map

South Manorville Hunting Map

Long Springs Hunting Map

Stony Hill Woods Hunting Map

Manorville Hills Hunting Map

Suffolk Hills Hunting Map (Northern)

Suffolk Hills Hunting Map (Southern)

Three Mile Harbor Hunting Map


Warbler Woods Hunting Map


Places to Hunt Upstate NY

Wildlife Management Areas in DEC Region 3: (Lower Hudson Valley) Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster and Westchester counties).

The Mongaup Valley Wildlife Management Area: Located in Sullivan and Orange counties and consisting of 11,855 acres of land; 6,313 acres of land owned by the State of New York and 5,542 acres of land on which the State owns conservation easements.

Wildlife Management Areas in DEC Region 4: - includes Albany, Columbia, Greene, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Delaware, Otsego, Schenectady and Schoharie Counties.

Bear Spring Mountain: Bear Spring Mountain Wildlife Management Area (WMA) consists of over 7,000 acres of upland habitat in Delaware County acquired by the State in 1961. It is located in the Towns of Colchester and Walton along Route 206. East Trout Brook Rd and West Trout Brook Rd run through the heart of the property from Rt 206 and join at the southern end of the property.