Waukesha County

Waukesha County Park System has six beautiful parks that offer swimming beaches - ranging from small spring-fed ponds to Nagawicka Lake! We provide both lifeguarded beaches and swim at your own risk beaches. 

Lifeguard Beaches

Swimming permitted while lifeguards are on duty.

Hours: 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. daily, pending weather and water quality.

Swim At Your Own Risk Beaches

No lifeguards on duty.

Hours: sunrise - sunset daily, pending weather and water quality.

A Group Reservation Request Form must be submitted to the Waukesha County Park System for groups of 10 or more a minimum of one week prior to the requested visit date.

If you would like to do Triathlon Swim Training at either Fox Brook or Menomonee parks, you must apply for a free Triathlon Swim Training Permit.

If you would like to scuba dive at either Fox Brook or Menomonee parks, you must apply for a free Scuba Diving Permit.