William Cullen Bryant Preserve
LI Hike Rating: Easy
Distance: Approximately 5-6 Miles
Cost: Fee charged on weekends to park; Call museum in advance for pricing
Description: William Cullen Bryant Preserve is a 145 acre property located in Roslyn Harbor, on the Northern Shore of Long Island. The preserve encompasses the Nassau County Museum of Art. On site offers public and family programs, walking tours/talks, and fundraising events. Art classes and workshops are also available throughout the year. On the grounds there are 8 nature trails and 1 paved loop trail which are great for bike riding and running. Along the trails you will find magnificent sculptures, gardens, and ponds scattered throughout. Roslyn Harbor can be seen off in the distance while hiking along the outskirts of the property, which makes for some outstanding scenery. This place is unique to most other Long Island hiking trails as it combines the beauty of nature and art into one.