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Park Rules

Ralph Wilson Park follows the same rules as all City of Buffalo parks.

The park opens at sunrise and closes at sunset. It is open 24-hours for fishing purposes ONLY.

Smoking is prohibited; all parks in the City of Buffalo are tobacco-free.

No swimming is allowed in any body of water, except for designated pools with lifeguard staff on duty.

Dogs and cats must be securely controlled, leashed (except in the designated dog park), and excrement removed.

Glass containers are prohibited.

No firearms or fireworks allowed.

Sales, solicitations, signs, and displays are strictly prohibited without a permit.

Vehicles must be parked in designated areas only, no driving or parking is allowed on grass or park pathways.

Deposit trash in designated receptacles only; please help us to prevent illegal dumping and littering and keep your park clean!