Sportsman's ORV driving limitations
Due to the breach at Old Inlet, the sportsman's driving area is reduced to approximately 1¼ miles of the beach west of the Wilderness Visitor Center. Required permits may be purchased at this visitor center when staffed, for use through 12/31/2013. More »
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 »
Put your creativilty and building skills into action and celebrate the end of the summer season. 2013 contest theme: Seashore Life.
All ages are welcome!
Take an early ferry (8:30 or 10:00 a.m.) from Patchogue-Watch Hill Ferry Terminal in Patchogue to Watch Hill on Fire Island. Sign-up starts at 10:00 a.m. on the lifeguarded beach at Watch Hill.More »