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Fire Island National Seashore
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FIRE ISLAND NATIONAL SEASHORE
FIRE ISLAND NATIONAL SEASHORE
Fire Island National Seashore
Patchogue, New York   11772
Pristine ocean shores, an ancient maritime forest, legacies of lighthouse keepers, and the historic estate of William Floyd are just a few of the recreational, natural, and cultural resources of Fire Island National Seashore. Located only one hour east of New York City, this park offers visitors many types of relaxation and educational opportunities. Whether you prefer backpacking or birdwatching, sunbathing or a school group tour, many adventures await you at Fire Island! Fire Island National Seashore was established "for the purpose of conserving and preserving for the use of future generations certain relatively unspoiled and undeveloped beaches, dunes, and other natural features ... which possess high values to the Nation as examples of unspoiled areas of great natural beauty in close proximity to large concentrations of urban population." Public Law 88-587 (Sept. 11, 1964).
FACILITIES AND ACTIVITIES OVERVIEW
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Events
May 16 - September 7
Sunken Forest Tours
Join a ranger-led tour and explore the unique wonders of Fire Island's crown jewel - the Sunken Forest.

Location: Fire Island National Seashore Sailors Haven, Fire Island National Seashore | Map

Time: 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM

May 16 - September 6
Salt Marsh Tours
Join a ranger-led tour and explore the vast beauty and solitude of this highly valued barrier island habitat.

Location: Fire Island National Seashore Watch Hill, Fire Island National Seashore | Map

Time: 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

May 22 - November 8
Old Mastic House Tours
Walk through 25 rooms and 250 years of American history on a one-hour guided tour of Old Mastic House, the ancestral home of William Floyd - one of four signers of the Declaration of Independence from New York State. Tours are every half hour and are limited to 10 people.

Location: Fire Island National Seashore William Floyd Estate, Fire Island National Seashore | Map

Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

May 23 - November 8
Old Mastic House Tours
Walk through 25 rooms and 250 years of American history on a one-hour guided tour of Old Mastic House, the ancestral home of William Floyd; one of four signers of the Declaration of Independence from New York State.

Location: Fire Island National Seashore William Floyd Estate, Fire Island National Seashore | Map

Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

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Area Fishing Related Businesses
Mr B's Bait & Tackle Inc
298 Medford Ave
Patchogue, NY
(631) 207-2277
Capt T's Bait & Tackle
650 Montauk Hwy
Bayport, NY
(631) 472-0302
Parkwood Outfitters Inc
4105 Sunrise Hwy
Bohemia, NY
(631) 563-1323
J & H Outlet Inc
4112 Sunrise Hwy
Oakdale, NY
(631) 244-0600
J & R Sport Ctr
1410 Montauk Hwy
Oakdale, NY
(631) 589-9749
Franks Hunting & Fishing
91 Carleton Ave
Islip Terrace, NY
(631) 277-8266
White Water Supply Corp
130 Main St
Islip, NY
(631) 277-8689
L & L Whole Bait Inc
19 Degnon Blvd
Bay Shore, NY
(631) 224-9675
Happy Hooker Fish Co
23 Degnon Blvd
Bay Shore, NY
(631) 665-5434
Custom Fishing Rods
11 Harp Ln
Sayville, NY
(631) 567-8049
Fishbuddy Prods Inc
360 Knickerbocker Ave
Bohemia, NY
(631) 567-8544
Fly Fishing Super Store
4105 Sunrise Hwy
Bohemia, NY
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Area Cabins and Lodges
Vacation Boulevard
588 Shore Dr
Oakdale, NY
(631) 567-8888
Aviani Development
588 Shore Dr
Oakdale, NY
(631) 567-8888
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Directions
Plane - You can fly into LaGuardia or Kennedy Airports in New York City or Islip Macarthur Airport on Long Island, then use a rental car, taxi, or train to your destination. Car - There are only two bridges to Fire Island National Seashore. The Robert Moses Causeway on the western end of Fire Island leads to parking lots at Robert Moses State Park. The William Floyd Parkway leads to Smith Point County Park on the eastern end of Fire Island, where there are also parking lots. Parking fees are charged at both lots. There are no public roads on the island itself. Park Headquarters is located in Patchogue, NY.Public Transportation - BY TRAIN: Long Island railroad stations are near three ferry terminals: Patchogue, Sayville, and Bay Shore. Contact the Long Island Railroad for train schedules. FERRIES to Fire Island depart from the following locations: Patchogue, Sayville, and Bay Shore. Click on "more information" above for links to transportation sites. Many Fire Island sites can be reached by private boat from the Great South Bay, with marinas at Watch Hill, Sailors Haven and most island communities. The bay is shallow, and boaters occasionally moor offshore near park sites. When on Fire Island, water taxis can shuttle you from point to point. Bicycles, scooters & rollerskates are not permitted on boardwalks at Fire Island Lighthouse, Watch Hill, Sailors Haven and Wilderness Area.

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Fire Island National Seashore
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