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A closer look at Atlantique

Atlantique is home to the Appalachian Mountain Club in Fire Island. It is here that people can come on weekdays and weekends to do activities such as chess lessons, quilting workshops, sailing classes and bird-watching. Then there are the amenities -- numerous beach chairs and umbrellas, 11 kayaks and six canoes, seven sunfish sailboats and three sloops. This hostel is more like a mini-retreat than anything.

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