Pet Restrictions in Effect March 15 through Labor Day
Dogs/other pets (except for service animals) are not allowed in the wilderness or on any of Fire Island's federally owned oceanfront beaches from March 15 through Labor Day to help protect threatened and endangered beach-nesting shorebirds. More »
Backcountry Camping Permit and Access Procedures
Reservations for required permits must be obtained through www.recreation.gov. Due to the breach at Old Inlet, access to both east and west wilderness camping zones must now be from Watch Hill or points west, and involve a 1½ to 8 mile hike. More »
Attention Watch Hill Ferry Passengers
Due to channel conditions, delay or cancellation of ferry service between Patchogue and Watch Hill may occur. For updated ferry schedule information, please call 631-475-1665.
Multiple Days: 05/06/2012, 11/10/2012Location: Fire Island National Seashore: William Floyd Estate | Map Time: 10:00 AM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: William Floyd Estate Contact Phone Number: 631-399-2030
Join us for an easy 1- to 2-mile walk around the historic William Floyd Estate in Mastic Beach. Observe evidence of changes to the landscape as the Floyd family adapted their land: from plantation/working farm to summer estate/hunting preserve.