A Guide to Shelter Island:
Things To Do

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Outdoor Activities:

Shelter Island Kayak Tours
Shelter Island
631-749-1990
website info

 

  • Offering guides tours of harbors and creeks by kayak.  
  • Great family fun!
The Nature Conservancy-
Mashomack Preserve
      
P.O. Box 850
Shelter Island
631-749-1001
website info

 

  • Fantastic hiking trails from 1.5 miles to 11 mile loops.
  • Various events throughout the year.
  • 2,100 acres of natural habitat.
  • Home to many breeding ospreys, and the endangered piping plover and least tern.
Kastaway Charters, LTD.
P.O. Box 3019
Hedges Road
Shelter Island Heights, NY 11965
631-749-0666
 

 

 

Bike Rentals:

Picozzi's Bike Rental
Bridge Street
P.O. Box 3034
Shelter Island Heights
(631) 749-0045

 

 
Long Island Bicycle Tours
PO Box 275
Shelter Island
631 749-2587
 
 
Coecles Harbor Marina
Hudson Avenue
Shelter Island, NY
(631) 749-0700

 

 

Golf:

The Shelter Island Country Club 
"Goat Hill"
26 Sunnyside Avenue
Shelter Island Heights
(631) 749-0416

 

 
Gardiner's Bay Country Club
12 Dinah Rock Rd.
Shelter Island, NY
(631) 749-1319
 

Historical Places & Museums:

Quaker Cemetery
Route 114-between West Neck Road and George's Market on north side
Shelter Island

 

  • No gravestones prior to 1729.
  • There is a monument erected in 1884 to honor those known to be buried here or near.
  • picture #1, picture #2 & picture #3
The Gingerbread House
37 Grand Avenue
Shelter Island
  • Perfect Victorian house with arches and curves, a gabled tower, pointed windows and a rounded front door, and decorated with gingerbread.
  • Not open to the public but a pleasure to view.
The Manhanset Chapel Museum
Route 114 south of the Center
Shelter Island
(631) 749-0025

 

  • Built in 1890 in Dering Harbor
  • Museum is open seasonally on Fri., Sat., and Sun. from 11 am to 3pm
  • See the new Pirate Exhibit!
  • map
The Shelter Island Historical Society
16 South Ferry Road
Shelter Island Heights
631-749-0025
sihissoc@hamptons.com

 

  • Museum hours: 11-3 Fri.-Sun. Memorial Day thru Labor day

Tennis:

Heights Tennis Courts
Shelter Island Heights
(631) 749-8897

 

 

 

Dering Harbor Inn Tennis Court
13 Winthrop Road
Shelter Island Heights
631-749-0900
 
Shelter Island Whale's Tale
3 Ram Island Road
Shelter Island, NY
516-749-1939

 

 

Yoga:

Pilates on Shelter Island
631-749-1484

 

 

 

Movies, Videos & Books:

 
Geojo Video
59 North Ferry Road
Shelter Island
631-749-2324

 

 
Olinkiewicz Books & Videos
17 Grand Avenue
Shelter Island Heights
631-749-8925

 

 
 

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