— TrevorGet a Park Passport. It's an inexpensive souvenir, and a good reminder of your visit. Our family loves to collect them.
Rhythmic waves, high dunes, ancient maritime forests, historic landmarks and glimpses of wildlifeóFire Island has been a special place for diverse plants, animals and people for centuries. Far from the sounds and pressures of nearby big-city life, Fire Island National Seashoreís dynamic barrier island beaches offer solitude and camaraderie, and spiritual renewal to civilization-weary people.
Located only one hour east of New York City, this park offers visitors many types of relaxation and educational opportunities. 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.