• 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 »

Support Your Park

You can help support the National Park Service and Fire Island National Seashore through a number of avenues. Your participation and assistance is greatly appreciated.

Monetary donations may be made directly to Fire Island National Seashore. You may specify that your donation go to either the General Purpose Donation Account or the William Floyd Estate Donation Account.

Make a Donation
Write your check or money order payable to "National Park Service" and mail to:
Fire Island National Seashore
120 Laurel Street
Patchogue, NY 11772

Specify either the General Purpose Donation Account or the William Floyd Estate Donation Account

Several official park partners are also approved to accept donations and raise funds that support Fire Island National Seashore.

You may also donate your time and talents. Join more than 125 active volunteers who help make Fire Island National Seashore such a special place for so many people.

Did You Know?

Two boats side-by-side on the water.

Many boating accidents and drownings are alcohol-related. National Park Service rangers and other officers conduct safe boating checks and enforce boating under the influence (BUI) laws on the Great South Bay. More...