Willis Marine Center is located on the North Shore of Long Island at the "Head of Huntington Harbor." We have one of the most protected, deep water harbors anywhere. With easy access to Long Island Sound, it is the ideal place to do your boating. Please come visit!
FROM THE WEST:
Take the Belt Parkway East to Southern State Parkway East. Southern State to the Seaford/Oyster Bay Expressway (Rt. 135 North).
Go North on Rt. 135 and exit to Rt. 25 East (Jericho Turnpike). Make a left onto Woodbury Road (Shell Station on Northeast Corner & shops on Northwest corner). Stay on Woodbury Road - pass railroad station (large parking lot on right-hand side), go up the hill and turn left at the "Huntington" sign. Stay on this road into Huntington Village. Cross over 25A (Main Street)and make next right at traffic light onto Gerard Street. Make next left onto Wall Street. Follow Wall Sreet (name changes to West Shore Road) to Mill Dam Road and turn right. (There are baseball fields on the right just before Mill Dam Road). Willis Marine Center is on the left-hand side just after the launching ramps.
THROGS NECK BRIDGE:
Follow the bridge and exit onto the Cross Island Parkway South. Follow the Cross Island to the Long Island Expressway (I495) East. Exit 44 to the Seaford Oyster Bay Expressway North (Rt. 135N). Go North on Rt. 135 and follow directions above to Willis Marine Center.
Take the Mid-Town Tunnel East to the Long Island Expressway East (I495). Follow the LIE to the Seaford Oyster Bay Expressway North (Rt. 135). Go North on Rt. 135 and follow directions above to Willis Marine Center.
FROM THE EAST:
Long Island Expressway West (I495) to Rt. 231 North (Deer Park Avenue). Follow Rt. 231 North, cross under the Northern State Parkway. The Dix Hills Fire House will be on the right side and the road forks, bear left. This becomes Park Avenue. Cross over Rt. 25 (Jericho Turnpike). Follow Park Avenue North and cross over 25A (Main Street). 1/4 mile after crossing over Rt. 25A the road bears sharply to the right. Follow it around and pass Huntington Hospital on the right side. Continue on Park Avenue all the way to the traffic light at the end. Go diagonally across the intersection to Mill Dam Road (American Legion Hall on the corner). Willis Marine Center is 300 yards down on the right side.
We look forward to seeing you soon!