Orleans County Marine Park

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The Orleans County Marine Park (OCMP) is an 11 acre public marine park on Point Breeze Road (Route 98) in Kent, NY and the Oak Orchard River, under the Lake Ontario State Parkway bridges & on the Seaway Trail.

The OCMP is open April 15 to Nov. 1 from 7 AM to 10 PM and includes:

  • Rental of 72 boat slips with electric and water service
  • Picnic pavilions with grills
  • Fish Cleaning Station
  • INS videophone
  • Showers and restrooms
  • Scenic overlook
  • Dockmaster stationed evenings and weekends
  • Marine Patrol Station
OC Marine Park Layout

Orleans County Marine Park Birdseye View

Summer events include the Orleans County Pro-Am Fishing Tournament in June, annual Cruise-in Car Show and Oak Orchard Neighborhood Association’s Summer Concert Series Tuesday evenings during July and August. The park and pavilions can be reserved for picnics, reunions and other events.

Oak Orchard Harbor at Point Breeze

Navigation Aids:
Breakwall Light B (fl W 6s)
30 ft. height, 9 mi. visibility
US Light List No. 2365
43° 22.5′ N • 78° 11.36′ W

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OCMP North: The Orleans County public boat launch is located at the mouth of the Oak Orchard River and accessed by vehicle on Ontario Street at the north end of Point Breeze Rd./Route 98.  Transient docking is available to the north of the launch on the river.  Public parking, restrooms, information kiosk and the Oak Orchard Lighthouse Museum are features of the OCMP North.

Oak Orchard River State Boat Launch: In 2010, the Orleans County Legislature signed a permit from the NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation allowing the county to operate the Oak Orchard State Boat Launch on the west side of Oak Orchard River.  The launch is accessible on Archbald Road off Route 18, Waterport. The county is responsible for maintaining the grounds and restrooms.

Launching/parking fee is $6.00.  This is on the honor system enforced by our County Sheriff Department and Marine Patrol, and backed up with a fine for non-payment.  The parking area closes at 11 pm each night so there is no overnight parking.

Contact Info:

  • OC Marine Park Office: 585-682-3641 (April 15-Nov 1)
  • Marine Patrol: 585-682-4366 (April 15-Nov 1)
  • Reserve Park or Pavilion: 585-589-3199

Port Distances from Oak Orchard Harbor (Statute Miles)

  • Lewiston: 52 miles
  • Youngstown: 46 miles
  • Olcott: 27 miles
  • Rochester: 33 miles
  • Sodus Bay: 61 miles
  • Toronto, ON: 61 miles
  • Cobourg, ON: 41 miles

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