Great River is a family-friendly suburban hamlet in beautiful Suffolk County. The market in this community is mainly single-family homes with well-kept lawns. Densely packed residential streets with ranches, Colonials, and split-levels boast parking garages and other amenities. People flock to the area for its peaceful atmosphere and laid-back vibe.
Recreation in the area is second to none. Head to Great River Dock to fish, barbeque, and enjoy sweeping views of the Connetquot River. The hotspot is also the location of a variety of annual parades, events, and firework shows. Heckscher State Park boasts a boat launch, beach, picnic area, and athletic fields. People flock to the area to swim, hike, fish, and cross-country ski. Nearby golf courses and marinas round out the recreation available in Great River, making it a go-to destination for year-round outdoor entertainments.