Fort Niagara State Park has two boat launches providing access to the Lower Niagara River and Lake Ontario, woodland hiking trails, swimming pools, water slide, a view of Lake Ontario, picnic grounds, playgrounds, water fowl hunting, 18 soccer fields. In winter, visitors can cross-country ski, snowshoe, and sled. The park is adjacent to Old Fort Niagara State Historic Site.
Be sure to visit the Fort Niagara's Nature Center, located adjacent to the swimming pool.
Outdoor education programs are available upon request. "A Walker's Guide to the Natural History of Fort Niagara State Park" is available.
Household pets only; caged or on a leash not more than 6 feet. Not allowed in bathing areas, buildings or on improved walkways and boardwalks.
Last admission 30 minutes prior to closing.
Most New York State Parks charge a vehicle use fee to enter the facility. Fees vary by location and season. A list of entry fees and other park use fees is available below. For fees not listed or to verify information, please contact the park directly.
Your key to all season enjoyment of state parks is our season's pass. For $65, the Empire Passport provides you unlimited day use vehicle entry into most of our parks. Apply on-line or call your favorite park for more information.
Enjoy a walk along the Niagara River, see the War of 1812 cemetery, and view the lighthouse, fort (closed 1-1-16), and the site where POWs were held in WWII. Visit the Officers Club museum displays. To register call (716) 282-5154.