Busy day in the harbor at Fairport Harbor Lakefront Park - photo by Jeff Tailpale

Fairport Harbor Lakefront Park
Open daily through Labor Day • Rentals available

Concessions open and lifeguards on duty 9:30 am to 8 pm (weather permitting)

Live Harborcam



While you're here, visit a park!



Lighthouse Triathlon/Kayak Triathlon
Fairport Harbor Lakefront Park
June 17 • 8 am

Fee • Pre-registration required • Volunteers needed



Lake Metroparks Farmpark
July 9 • 9 am to 5 pm
Volunteers needed

Lake Metroparks Mission

Lake Metroparks board and staff maintain a genuine commitment to the community, which is reflected in the balanced offering of programs shaped to fulfill the agency's mission:

To conserve and preserve the natural resources of Lake County while providing a variety of
safe, affordable and enjoyable educational and recreational programs and activities that
enhance the quality of life in Lake County now and for the generations to follow.


30th Annual Amateur Photography Contest and Show

Best of Show - Adult: Wistfully Waiting by Heather Barninger

Best of Show - Adult: Wistfully Waiting by Heather Barninger

Rotating images photo credits:

  • Come out and explore your parks. You'll love it! ― greennite
  • The overlook at Chapin Forest Reservation ― greennite
  • Summer fun at Fairport Harbor Lakefront Park ― Jeff Taipale
  • Beaver reflection at Girded Road Reservation ― greennite
  • View from the natural beach at Lake Erie Bluffs ― Kevin Vail
  • Spring blossoms at Penitentiary Glen Reservation ― greennite