Lake Ronkonkoma has a claim to fame of being the largest freshwater lake in Long Island and was formed by melting glaciers and measures about two miles in circumference. You will find a county park at the lake that offers visitors a variety of different activities. If fishing is your passion, there is a pier where you can try your hand at catching one of the huge bass that swim in the depths. If you like sports, come and enjoy the baseball fields, handball courts, and softball courts. You can also just pack a picnic lunch, relax, and enjoy the scenery.
Hit Some Balls, Race
A mere 15-minute drive away from Ronkonkima, the Selden Batting and Grand Prix attraction makes for an afternoon of fun. Practice your softball or baseball hitting skills in one of their many batting cages. You can also try your hand at some go-kart racing. With three levels of cars, so you are sure to find the perfect fit. Video game junkies will definitely want to check out the arcade and all the games it has to offer. To end that perfect recreational day, try some homemade ice cream or Italian ices for a delectable sweet treat.