Indulge in a Coastal Kaleidoscope

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.

A woman kneels in the swale to measure vegetation.

2018 Science Conference

Register now to reserve your seat for the 11th Biennial Science Conference, scheduled for April 27 & 28, 2018.

Two vehicles drive on sand road.

Driving Permits

Motorized off-road vehicle use is designated within limited National Park Service areas on Fire Island National Seashore.

Aerial view of opening in barrier island and sandy shoals in the bay.

Final Breach Management Plan

The Final Breach Management Plan/EIS is now available online.

Three children jump off a beach berm in front of black and white lighthouse.

Find Your Way

Advanced planning is a must for your trip to Fire Island. Get directions and find fun before you go.

Last updated: February 16, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

120 Laurel Street
Patchogue, NY 11772


(631) 687-4750

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