Penfield Beach is a great place to swim and sun along the Long Island Sound. It offers a large stretch of sandy beach, swing sets, charcoal grills for visitor use, and a nice pavilion where visitors can purchase snacks if grilling is not on the agenda.
From the East: Take I-95 South. Take the Route 135/ North Benson Road exit 22 and continue 0.15 miles. Turn left onto North Benson Road/ Route 135 and continue 0.22 miles. Turn right onto Post Road/ US-1 and continue 0.21 miles. Turn left onto Beach Road and continue 0.79 miles. Turn left onto Fairfield Beach Road and continue 0.43 miles.
From the West: Take I-95 North. Take the Mill Plain Road exit 21 and continue 0.21 miles. Turn right onto Mill Plain Road and continue 0.19 miles. Turn left onto Boston Post Road/ US-1 and continue 0.38 miles. Turn right onto Old Post Road and continue 0.29 miles. Turn right onto Penfield Road and continue 0.67 miles. Turn left onto Fairfield Beach Road.
Parts of the site offering views of the water are wheelchair accessible. Some facilities/uses listed may not be fully accessible to the mobility-impaired.