Lifestyle August 22, 2022

Summer On The Coast: Fairfield County Real Estate

There is no better time to enjoy the Gold Coast than the summer.  The sun is high in the air and glistening off the shores of Long Island Sound.  There is a buzz in the air with sailboats cutting through the coastal waters and footsteps of visitors exploring our incredible natural resources.  It’s summer on the coast and with your corner of Fairfield County real estate you can be a part of the sun and fun.

Spending time on the shoreline of Connecticut you’ll find something for everyone.  A quiet waterfront lunch or dinner at one of our many area restaurants.  A stroll through our state parks and natural reserves.  A place to dock your boat at one of our many local marinas.  Beautiful coastline beaches to spread your blanket out and relax.  Whatever you’re interested in for summer fun, there’s something for everyone in our corner of the world.

With just about 30 miles of coastline, Fairfield County has all types of beaches that will serve your summer needs.  If you’re looking for fun in the sun you can try one of the many beaches including, Calf Pasture Beach in Norwalk, Jennings Beach in Fairfield, Sherwood Island State Park in Westport, Pear Tree Point Beach Park in Darien, Southport Beach in Fairfield, Cove Island Park in Stamford, to name a few.  Many of these beaches have amenities that will keep you coming back over and over again to enjoy the beautiful natural resources of our area.

If the beach is not your cup of tea, but you still love the water, you may be interested in docking a boat at one of the many marinas in Fairfield County.  There are too many to name all of them in one place, but a few of the highlights include; Harbor House Marina in Stamford, Wilson’s Cove Marina in Norwalk, South Benson Marina in Fairfield, Cedar Point Yacht Club in Westport, and so many more.  There is a place to dock your boat or just marvel at the gorgeous boats that call our area home.

There are many opportunities for outdoor adventures along the coast of Connecticut as well with a wide array of nature preserves and state parks to explore.  Whether you like to hike, walk, ride, or take your K9 friend out for a stroll you’ll find the perfect place for your next adventure all summer long in Fairfield County.  Take for instance Sherwood Island State Park in Westport, already mentioned as one of the most beautiful beaches in the area, there are beautiful walking trails and much more to see in this expansive shoreline park.  Make sure you stop by the 9/11 Memorial which is a fitting tribute to those Connecticut lives lost and a perfect spot for some reflection.  

There truly is nothing more spectacular than a summer on the Gold Coast of Connecticut and if you’re lucky enough to have a piece of Fairfield County real estate then you’ll enjoy all the coast has to offer.  If you’re in the market for a piece of property and need someone with the expertise about this region, get in touch with me today and I can help you find the perfect place for your summer or year round needs.