• 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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Event Details

  • Multiple Days: 01/19/2013, 03/17/2013

    Fall and winter bird walks at William Floyd Estate.
    Location: Fire Island National Seashore: William Floyd Estate | Map Time: 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: William Floyd Estate Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 631-399-2030

Search for wintering and year-round bird species at the William Floyd Estate. Hike through various natural habitats, including woods, creeks and marshes, and explore a cultural landscape shaped by generations of Floyd family members.

Dress for the weather, wear sturdy boots, and bring your binoculars and a snack. Be prepared for a 2- to 3-mile hike as you learn to recognize a variety of bird species, and perhaps have the chance to observe other wildlife.

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