Immerse yourself in an enchanting collage of coastal life and history. Rhythmic waves, high dunes, ancient maritime forests, historic landmarks and glimpses of wildlife, Fire Island has been a special place for diverse plants, animals and people for centuries. Far from the pressure of nearby big-city life, dynamic barrier island beaches offer both solitude and camaraderie, and spiritual renewal.
Indulge in a Coastal Kaleidoscope
Explore the William Floyd Estate
The Old Mastic House features 25 furnished rooms that highlight the continuous occupancy of the Floyd family through 1976.
Visit the Fire Island Lighthouse
Climb to the top of the tower for a spectacular view of Fire Island. Marvel at the original first order Fresnel lens now on display below.
Watch Hill Opens for the 2018 Season
As soon as more information on marina and campground operations becomes available, it will be posted here.
The Wilderness Breach
The Final Breach Management Plan/EIS is now available online.
Motorized off-road vehicle use is designated within limited National Park Service areas on Fire Island National Seashore.
Last updated: May 24, 2018