• Miles of uncrowded white sandy beaches extend to the horizon, separating the clear blue ocean and undulating grass-covered dunes.

    Fire Island

    National Seashore New York

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  • New Backcountry Camping procedures

    Reservations for required permits must be obtained through Recreation.gov. Due to the breach at Old Inlet, access to both east and west wilderness camping zones must now be from Davis Park or access points west, and involve a 2½ to 10 mile hike. More »

GMP E-Newsletters

GMP E-Newsletter for September 2011

You can sign up to receive future editions of the park's e-newsletter.

In June 2006, the park launched its first electronic newsletter to help provide information about the park and its new general management plan (GMP). The frequency of newsletters has slowed during the development stage of the GMP, but you may still sign up for updates (below).

Fire Island National Seashore GMP Planning Schedule

GMP E-newsletter from July 2006.
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Follow the progress at the National Park Service's Planning, Environment and Public Comment (PEPC) web site: http://parkplanning.nps.gov/fiis Fire Island General Management Plan

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Did You Know?

Flash atop black-and-white striped lighthouse tower at night.

As you cross the Great South Bay from Long Island to Fire Island, you may be able to catch a glimpse of the light atop the Fire Island Lighthouse, which appears to flash every 7½ seconds. More...