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We're very lucky to be surrounded by so much natural beauty in the Hamptons. Here, for Micro Week, we choose some of the better outdoors spots that are more manageable in size. Get on out there and enjoy.

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1. Ed Warner Marine Park

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100 Foster Ave
Hampton Bays, NY 11946

The 1930 Ponquogue Draw Bridge has been left for fishing access into the prime area of Shinnecock Bay. It’s also great for diving, and you can see tropical sea life in late summer and fall.

2. Meschutt Beach County Park

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Old North Highway & Canal Road
Hampton Bays, NY 11946

Just seven acres, with 1000 feet of bayfront beach, Meschutt is great for swimming with kids, windsurfing and sailing.

3. Bridge Gardens

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36 Mitchells Lane
Bridgehampton, NY 11932

A wonderful oasis that spans over five acres and includes many specimens of trees, shrubs, hedgerow, roses, perennials and herbs.

4. Madoo Conservancy

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618 Sagg Main
Sagaponack, NY 11962

Over the last forty years, artist and writer Robert Dash established a green, organic encyclopedia of gardening on two acres of land in Sagaponack, featuring Tudor, High Renaissance, early Greek, as well as Oriental garden influences.

5. Two Holes of Water Park

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Two Holes Water Road
East Hampton, NY 11937

30 acres in size, this park offers 10 miles of trails for mountain biking.

6. Longhouse Reserve

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133 Hands Creek Rd
East Hampton, NY 11937

If you've never had the opportunity to visit this 16 acre sculpture garden in the middle of East Hampton, schedule a trip. Once you step foot inside, the sense of calm is entrancing.

7. The Duck Pond

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Davids Lane
East Hampton, NY

Home to arguably the most well-fed ducks ever, the Duck Pond at David's Lane is a wonderful way to kill an hour or two. After you feed the ducks, hit the nature trail.

8. C Gerard Park

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271 Gerard Drive
East Hampton, NY 11937

Just over nine acres, this beach area is great for SUP, kayaking, picnicking.

9. Big Albert’s Landing Beach

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Alberts Landing Road
Amagansett, NY 11930

Just 300 feet on Gardiner’s Bay, take the kids swimming here, with its calm waters.

10. Carol Morrison Park

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128 2nd House Rd
Montauk, NY 11954

There are 3.9 acres of woodland, lawns and trails overlooking Fort Pond. Fort Pond House, built in 1926 as a 1,200-square-foot residence, may be rented for private functions.

1. Ed Warner Marine Park

100 Foster Ave, Hampton Bays, NY 11946

The 1930 Ponquogue Draw Bridge has been left for fishing access into the prime area of Shinnecock Bay. It’s also great for diving, and you can see tropical sea life in late summer and fall.

100 Foster Ave
Hampton Bays, NY 11946

2. Meschutt Beach County Park

Old North Highway & Canal Road, Hampton Bays, NY 11946

Just seven acres, with 1000 feet of bayfront beach, Meschutt is great for swimming with kids, windsurfing and sailing.

Old North Highway & Canal Road
Hampton Bays, NY 11946

3. Bridge Gardens

36 Mitchells Lane, Bridgehampton, NY 11932

A wonderful oasis that spans over five acres and includes many specimens of trees, shrubs, hedgerow, roses, perennials and herbs.

36 Mitchells Lane
Bridgehampton, NY 11932

4. Madoo Conservancy

618 Sagg Main, Sagaponack, NY 11962

Over the last forty years, artist and writer Robert Dash established a green, organic encyclopedia of gardening on two acres of land in Sagaponack, featuring Tudor, High Renaissance, early Greek, as well as Oriental garden influences.

618 Sagg Main
Sagaponack, NY 11962

5. Two Holes of Water Park

Two Holes Water Road, East Hampton, NY 11937

30 acres in size, this park offers 10 miles of trails for mountain biking.

Two Holes Water Road
East Hampton, NY 11937

6. Longhouse Reserve

133 Hands Creek Rd, East Hampton, NY 11937

If you've never had the opportunity to visit this 16 acre sculpture garden in the middle of East Hampton, schedule a trip. Once you step foot inside, the sense of calm is entrancing.

133 Hands Creek Rd
East Hampton, NY 11937

7. The Duck Pond

Davids Lane, East Hampton, NY

Home to arguably the most well-fed ducks ever, the Duck Pond at David's Lane is a wonderful way to kill an hour or two. After you feed the ducks, hit the nature trail.

Davids Lane
East Hampton, NY

8. C Gerard Park

271 Gerard Drive, East Hampton, NY 11937

Just over nine acres, this beach area is great for SUP, kayaking, picnicking.

271 Gerard Drive
East Hampton, NY 11937

9. Big Albert’s Landing Beach

Alberts Landing Road, Amagansett, NY 11930

Just 300 feet on Gardiner’s Bay, take the kids swimming here, with its calm waters.

Alberts Landing Road
Amagansett, NY 11930

10. Carol Morrison Park

128 2nd House Rd, Montauk, NY 11954

There are 3.9 acres of woodland, lawns and trails overlooking Fort Pond. Fort Pond House, built in 1926 as a 1,200-square-foot residence, may be rented for private functions.

128 2nd House Rd
Montauk, NY 11954