Bennett Beach

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Park Features

"Considered by many to be the most beautiful beach in Erie County"

If you enjoy resting and relaxing, make a point to visit Bennett Beach. Our beaches are places of majesty and tranquility. You can start your summer vacation here by bringing your sunscreen, umbrellas, and beach balls. The sunsets are some of the best on the Great Lakes.

  • Plant Life
    Grassy fields, Wildflowers, Pussywillows
  • Mammals
    Rabbits, Deer, Squirrels
  • Birds
    Waterfowl, Shorebirds, Gulls, Terns, Herons, Ducks
  • Water Life
    Steelhead trout, Lake Trout, Brown Trout


  • Summer
    Bennett has everything you need for a day in the sun. You can plan on wind surfing, fishing, swimming, sunbathing and boating. The beach has a family atmosphere that everyone can enjoy.

Park Facilities

It is an open beach (swimming does not open until 11 am; the park itself opens at 10 am). There are no shelters here, but grills and picnic tables are provided.


Park Information

8276 Old Lake Shore Rd | Angola, NY 14006 | (716) 947-5660


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Modified: July 26, 2016 2:12pm


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Phone: (716) 858-8355

Erie County Parks, Recreation & Forestry
Edward A. Rath County Office Building
95 Franklin Street, Rm 1260
Buffalo, New York 14202