Updated: 4/21/2014 11:12:04 AM


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

Weather and water quality permitting, swimming will begin on Saturday, May, 31 2014.

New Beach Hours
Open May 31 to Mid - August, 2014
11 am - 7 pm Daily

Beach Rules:
Follow lifeguards' instructions.

  • No food or drink permitted on sand beach
  • Alcoholic beverages not permitted
  • 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 in designated areas only, while lifeguard is on duty
  • No glass containers, or fish tackle permitted
  • Grilling permitted in designated areas only
  • Youth groups (under 18 years of age) must inform Park Office two weeks in advance

Where to find it

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 runs from July 21 - August 1, 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.

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

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.

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

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

Swimming Info:

Park System Home Page
2013 Beach Water Quality
2014 Swimming Lessons
Beach Water Quality Testing Info Brochure
Beach Water Quality Signage
Swimmer's Itch Information