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Compo Beach and Marina, Westport
Compo Beach and Marina, Westport
Compo Beach and Marina is a 29-acre park with something for everyone. The park features beaches, a concession stand and, pavilion, bath houses with lockers, and picnic areas including grills on south beach. For the more active, the park offers a large playscape, basketball courts, sand volleyball courts, open skate areas, and a softball field. Use of the marina and boat launch area requires a permit. There is a daily fee for non-residents to access the park although non-residents may also purchase full-season parking emblems, based on availability, which can be purchased in advance. Contact the Town's Park and Recreation Department at 203-341-5090 for fee schedule.

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Westport, Connecticut
Yes. Contact Town of Westport for fee schedule.
From the East: Take I-95 South to exit 18 to Sherwood Island State Park and continue 0.16 miles. Take the ramp to US-1/Westport and continue 0.09 miles. Take Sherwood Island Connector/Route 476 North and continue 0.19 miles. Turn left onto Greens Farms Road and continue 1.65 miles. Turn left onto Compo Road South and continue 0.88 miles. Turn slight right onto Compo Beach Road.
From the West: Take I-95 North. Take the Route 136 exit 17 to Route 33/Westport/Saugatuck and continue 0.27 miles. Turn slight left onto Saugatuck Avenue/Route 136. Continue to follow Route 136 for 0.37 miles. Turn right onto Bridge Street/Route 136 and continue 0.50 miles. Turn right onto Compo Road South for 0.88 miles. Turn slight right onto Compo Beach Road.
Parking Lot
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.
 Site Contact Information
Website -Town of Westport
Address -260 South Compo Road
 Westport, CT 06880
Access PierAccess Pier
Boat Launch RampBoat Launch Ramp
Car-top Boat AccessCar-top Boat Access
Food ConcessionFood Concession
Handicapped AccessHandicapped Access
Picnic AreaPicnic Area
Sanitary Facilities (seasonal)Sanitary Facilities (seasonal)
Bird and WildlifeBird and Wildlife
Historic, Cultural InterestHistoric, Cultural Interest
Supervised SwimmingSupervised Swimming
Harbor SettingHarbor Setting
Fronting Long Island SoundFronting Long Island Sound
Sandy BeachSandy Beach
Tidal WetlandTidal Wetland

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