Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve

Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve

40.538307, -74.232454

Interesting glacial deposits of colorful sands and clay, as well as reserved unique areas.

Clay Pit Ponds State Park

Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve has undeveloped ponds, bogs, sandy barrens, woodlands, spring-fed streams, and a nature center to interpret them all. The most unique feature may be glacial deposits of cretaceous sands and clay that are still visible in the park in a range of colors and thicknesses.

Park Acreage:

265.00 acres

Municipality:

Staten Island

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Contact Information

Web Link:

New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation

Phone:

(718) 967-1976

Fees:

None

Dogs in park:

No dogs

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