For Kids

Two kids pull a sein net through shallow water with a park ranger.
Many ranger-led programs are geared towards children and families. See our calendar for upcoming events.

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Fun and fascinating family-oriented programs are available all year. Check our Events Calendar for upcoming programs.

Pick up a free copy of any of the Junior Ranger activity booklets at any of the park's visitor centers.

Year-Round Programs
  • Become an official Junior Ranger at Lighthouse or Wilderness Visitor Center
  • Visit our park partner, Fire Island Lighthouse, for a variety of family-friendly and educational programs.
  • Check the Schedule of Events for a complete list of Junior Ranger and family activities.

Last updated: March 12, 2024

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120 Laurel Street
Patchogue, NY 11772



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