Marinas and Boating

 INFORMATIONMarina Department (203) 256-3002

There are two public marinas in Town: 
                South Benson Marina                       471 Turney Road, Fairfield
                Ye Yacht Yard                                    985 Harbor Road, Southport

South Benson Marina accommodates approximately 600 boats. The Marina has a boat launch ramp, bathroom facilities, picnic tables, a bait shack and a fishing pier. It sits adjacent to Penfield Beach, Fairfield's largest public beach, and Ash Creek Open Space, a property that has picnic tables, playground equipment and walking trails into the creek.

Historic Ye Yacht Yard, located on picturesque Southport Harbor, accommodates approximately 60 small boats. It also provides boat launch services to residents and access to moorings in Southport Harbor.  Kayak racks are also available at Ye Yacht Yard.

Marina rules and regulations are determined by the Parks and Recreation Commission.  For more information on slip fees, rack rentals, ramp stickers and other marina-related issues please visit our Marina Department home page.