• 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

  • 10/19/2013

    Location: Fire Island National Seashore; Robert Moses Field #5 | Map Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Fee Information: $10/person; reservations Contact Name: The Fire Island Lighthouse Preservation Society

Enjoy an escorted lantern light walk along the beach and through the swale as stationed interpreters unfold the stories of the United States Life Saving Service & Fire Island Light Station. Dress for the weather and bring a flashlight for your walk back to the parking field. The Tower will remain open until 9pm at regular fees. Sunset 6:08pm/Moonrise 6:33pm. (tours leave at 15 minute intervals)