Updated: 1/20/2014 09:51:26 AM


Waukesha County has six swimming locations throughout the park system. Lifeguards are on duty daily. 

**ALL SIX COUNTY OWNED BEACHES ARE CLOSED FOR THE SEASON.**                                

NEW Beach Hours (Open May 31 to Mid-Aug, 2014):
11 a.m. - 7 p.m.  Daily


 2013 Beach Closing Dates:

Mukwonago - Thursday, August 15 at 4:00 p.m.
Minooka - Sunday, August 18 at 4:00 p.m.
Naga-Waukee - Sunday, August 18 at 4:00 p.m.
Menomonee - Sunday, August 18 at 7:00 p.m.
Muskego - Tuesday, August 20 at 7:00 p.m.
Fox Brook - Monday, August 26 at 7:00 p.m.

Beach Rules:

 Follow lifeguards' instructions.

  • No food or drink permitted on sand beach.
  • No beer, liquor, or wine permitted in beach area.
  • Floatation devices and diving equipment prohibited.
  • No animals allowed.
  • Proper swimming attire required - long pants not acceptable.
  • An adult MUST accompany children 5 years old or younger in the water.
  • No running dives.

Swimming Info:

2013 Beach Water Quality
Beach Water Quality Testing Info Brochure 
Swimming Lesson
Beach Water Quality Signage
Swimmer's Itch Information 

Swimming - Parks

Mukwonago Park- Mukwonago
A significant feature of Mukwonago Park is the 16-acre spring fed lake creating a delightful setting for picnickers and all park users. Adjacent to the lake is a swimming pond with a broad sand beach. A two-week swimming lesson session is held June 16 - June 27, 2014.

Minooka Park - Waukesha
Minooka's swimming area consists of a 4-acre pond. Sorry, there are no swimming lessons offered at Minooka.

Naga-Waukee Park - Delafield
Naga-Waukee's beach is on the waters of Lake Nagawicka. A two-week swimming lesson session is held from
July 7 - 18, 2014.

Menomonee Park - Menomonee Falls
Menomonee Park features the 16-acre Menomonee Quarry Lake. A two-week swimming lesson session is held from July 7 - 18, 2014.

Muskego Park - Muskego
Muskego's one-acre pond and swimming beach is a great place to get a tan or swim. A two-week swimming lesson session runs July 21 - August 1, 2014.

Fox Brook Park - Brookfield
Fox Brook's swimming beach boasts a large sand beach area along the 25-acre lake. Pedal boat rentals are available for $8.00 per hour. A two-week swimming lesson session runs from July 21 - August 1, 2014.