• 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 »

Event Details

  • 02/09/2013

    Wilderness in Winter
    Location: Wilderness Visitor Center | Map Time: 12:00 PM to 2:30 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Elizabeth Rogers Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 631-687-4766

The barrier island landscape has a history lesson to share. Join a Ranger to explore the island's dune layers and beach plants on this 3-mile round-trip hike to Old Inlet. Dress for the weather and bring water. For more information please contact 631-687-4766.

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