Operating Hours & Seasons
Open all year, Monday - Friday, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.
(Closed on federal holidays.)
Fire Island Lighthouse
Open Daily. Please call for hours of operation and tower tour availability.
Through June 25, 2016: Weekends, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.
June 25 through September 5, 2016: Wednesday through Sunday, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.
Through November 11, 2016: Grounds open Friday through Sunday and holidays, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Through November 11, 2016: House Tours Friday through Sunday and holidays, every half-hour from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.
Backcountry/Wilderness camping within the Otis Pike Fire Island High Dune Wilderness, accessible via Watch Hill, is available year-round. Reservations and permits are required. Please visit www.recreation.gov for more information.
Through June 25, 2016: Open weekends, boardwalk tours Saturday and Sunday, 11:30 am.
June 25 through September 5, 2016: Wednesday through Friday, 9:30 am to 5:00 pm; Saturday and Sunday, 9:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Sailors Haven Visitor Center
Through June 25, 2016: Open weekends.
June 25 through September 5, 2016: Wednesday through Friday, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm; Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Sailors Haven Marina, (631) 597-6171
National Park Service Facilities
Open all year (hours vary by season)
Open mid-May through mid-October
Open mid-May through mid-November
Please Note: Parts of Fire Island are accessible all year, but most people come during the summer months (late-June through September) when the weather is most favorable for beach related activities. In the off-season (October through April), public transportation to the island may be limited, and some services on various parts of the island are unavailable.