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Buffalo Harbor State Park

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The new sledding/viewing hill remains closed because it has not established enough grass to withstand sled/foot traffic. A perimeter fence has been installed to protect the area. Thank you for your patience.

Address
1111 Fuhrmann Blvd
Buffalo, NY 14203
Latitude 42.846002
Longitude -78.861752

The newest state park in the system, Buffalo Harbor State Park is the first state park in the city of Buffalo. Boasting beautiful views of Lake Erie, the park is home to a 1,100 slip marina, a restaurant, boat launches, personal watercraft launches, fish cleaning station, restrooms, and a beach for strolling and sunbathing, and a nautical themed playground great for kids of all ages. In addition the park is adjacent to the popular Tifft Nature Preserve.

Charlie's Boat Yard Menu: www.Charliesboatyard.com

Buffalo Harbor State Park will host several special events and is a great place to enjoy a summer day in Western New York.

Please Note: Swimming is currently not permitted. No Hunting.

Household pets only; caged or on a leash not more than 6 feet. Not allowed in buildings.

Fees & Rates

  • Admission
  • Vehicle Parking is free at Buffalo Harbor State Park

  • Boat Launch
  • $8.00 launch fee. All park passes are accepted (Golden Park, Lifetime Liberty, Patriot Pass, Access Pass, Empire Pass)

  • Pavilion Rentals
  • $150/day includes 2 large grills, water, electric.
    To reserve please call 716-822-1207

  • Seasonal Boat Slips
  • www.safeharbormarina.com

Fri 20 Jul
The Sky’s the Limit Kite Festival
Friday, July 20, 2018 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Buffalo Harbor State Park
(716) 822-1207

New York State Parks and Tifft Nature Preserve partner again for the fifth annual free family-friendly celebration of the sky featuring air, wind, and flight-themed activities! For information call (716) 822-1207.

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Amenities, Activities & Information

  • Amenities
  • Boat Launches
  • Food (Accessible) * Charliesboatyard.com
  • Marina (Accessible) * http://safeharbormarina.com/
  • Pavilions (Accessible)
  • Picnic Tables
  • Playgrounds
  • Activities
  • Biking
  • Canoeing/Kayaking * *Kayak rentals available www.longboardsbeach.com
  • Fishing
  • Stand-up Paddle Boarding
  • Wind Surfing