• 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

  • 08/31/2013

    Ripening Blueberries
    Location: Fire Island National Seashore: Sailors Haven Visitor Center Time: 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Elizabeth Rogers Contact Email: e-mail us

Growing and gathering food is very much a part of who we are. People have used natural foods available on Fire Island and from the surrounding waters for centuries. Join us for a presentation on the fruits, fowl, fish and shellfish that have long provided sustenance to the people of the region.