• 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 »

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  • 02/23/2013

    White-tailed deer in Otis Pike Fire Island High Dune Wilderness.
    Location: Wilderness Visitor Center | Map Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Phone Number: 631-281-3010

See the new habitat that Hurricane Sandy created for animals that live in the Fire Island Wilderness. Search for signs of wildlife and create an animal track to take home. Dress for the weather.Geared for children ages 8-12, but all are welcome.

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