Inwood Park

Inwood is a small but busy park, with serveral athletic courts and fields, a jogging trail and a new playground.

INWOOD PARK, PART OF THE COUNTY PARK SYSTEM since 1956,is an attractive and modern 16-acre park surrounded by water that is located in the southwest part of Nassau County. The park offers the following activities:

Athletics/Physical Activities:

  • There is one lighted Softball field that is also used for football and Soccer;
  • two basketball courts;
  • and two tennis courts.
  • There is also a jogging or walking path around the perimeter of the park, by the water.

  • A new playground provides a number of activities for children.
  • A lighted roller rink is open year-round(excluding December-March) and is available for charter, weather permitting. Fees are $33.00 for a single day session, $27.00 per session for multiple use (minimum usage: three times), $44.00 for single evenings, and $38.00 per session for multiple use evenings (minimum usage: three times).
  • A picnic area is also available,(Leisure Pass and fee required for reserved areas; call 516-571-7801).
Boating & Fishing:

  • The park offers saltwater fishing and crabbing.
  • A launch ramp is available for boaters (Leisure Pass and permit required).


To reach Inwood Park, take the Southern State Parkway to Exit 19 South (Peninsula Boulevard). Proceed down Peninsula Boulevard to the end. Make a left onto Rockaway Turnpike (large intersection). Make a right onto Burnside Avenue. Burnside curves to the left and becomes Sheridan Boulevard. Take Sheridan to Bayview Avenue and turn right. Continue down Bayview into the park.