Description - Woodlawn Beach State Park is the newest state park in the area. Swimmer, sunbathers and picnickers flock to the dawn to dusk park during summer. Picnickers and hikers enjoy the park during the "off-season."
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Woodlawn Beach State Park
- Woodlawn Beach State Park rests on the shores of Lake Erie off SR 5 near Hamburg. It is the newest state park in the area offering year-round access for hiking, picnicking and enjoying panoramic views of Lake Erie. Swimming is permitted Memorial Day through Labor Day; varying times apply.
Recreation - Recreation opportunities at Woodlawn Beach State Park include lake swimming, sunbathing, a children's playground, hiking trails and a concession area. The Park is open from dawn to dusk year-round. Summer swimming is permitted Memorial Day to July 3rd, weekends only, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. July 4th through Labor Day weekend, Monday through Sunday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Climate - The Woodlawn Beach State Park area experiences average January temperatures above 22 degrees Fahrenheit (above -6 degrees Celsius). It is important to note that this area receives some of the heaviest snowfalls in the nation. Summer temperatures average around 72 degrees Fahrenheit (around 22 degrees Celsius). Precipitation in the region ranges from less than 36 inches to approximately 40 inches of rain and snowmelt.
Woodlawn Beach State Park rests on the shores of Lake Erie off SR 5 near Hamburg.