• 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 »

Barrett Beach Facilities & Hours

Barrett Beach
 

Barrett Beach and Talisman Restrooms
Please check back for 2014 hours of operation.

Limited summer ferry service available by special charter:

  • from the Watch Hill Ferry Terminal in Patchogue via Davis Park Ferry Company - 631-475-1665
  • from Sayville via Sayville Ferry Service - 631-589-8980
 

Did You Know?

Coral-pink sunrise over low, dark silhouette of the island, a sliver of calm bay water to the left and gentle ocean waves to the right.

Barrett Beach/Talisman is one of the narrowest parts of 32-mile-long Fire Island. You can easily walk from one side of the island to the other—bay to ocean—in 5 minutes or less. More...