• 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

  • Every Sunday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 06/29/2013 to 09/01/2013

    Watch Hill Guided Canoe Tour
    Location: Fire Island National Seashore: Watch Hill | Map Time: 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Watch Hill Visitor Center Contact Phone Number: 631-597-6455

Explore the Watch Hill salt marsh, some of nature's most productive real estate. Canoes, paddles and life jackets are provided. Participants must be 6 or older; children 6 and up must be accompanied by an adult; participants 16 and up may paddle; and all participants must be able to swim. 

Reservations required. Reservations start at 10:00 a.m. the day of the program, in person at the visitor center; limit 24 paddlers.