Waukesha County

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Waukesha County Park System has six beautiful parks that offer swimming beaches - ranging from small spring-fed ponds to Nagawicka Lake!

We provide both beaches with Lifeguard On Duty hours and Swim At Your Own Risk hours. 


Swim Lessons

2020 Swim Lessons are CANCELED.
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, all 2020 Swim Lessons are canceled. Refunds will be issued.

Fox Brook Beach 

(Pending weather and water quality)

*Dates and hours are subject to change.
**Please note: Beach will be closed periodically for lifeguard training on Mondays 5:00 -6:45 p.m. 

Date(s) - tentative Swim at Your Own Risk Hours Lifeguard Staffed Hours
June 2 - June 12, 2020  Sunrise to Sunset  No Lifeguards On Duty
June 13 - Mid August, 2020  Mon - Fri: Evenings, 5:30 p.m. to Sunset
 Sat & Sun: Evenings, 7:30 p.m. to Sunset
 Mon - Fri: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
 Sat & Sun: 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. 
 **Closed periodically on Mondays 5:00-6:45 p.m. 
Mid-August - September 6, 2020  Sunrise to Sunset  No Lifeguards On Duty
September 7, 2020  Closed for the Season  Closed for the Season

 


Menomonee Beach 

(Pending weather and water quality)

*Dates and hours are subject to change.  
**Please note: Beach will be closed periodically for lifeguard training on Wednesdays 5:00 -6:45 p.m. 

Date(s) - tentative Swim at Your Own Risk Hours Lifeguard Staffed Hours
June 2 - June 12, 2020

Sunrise to Sunset

 No Lifeguards On Duty
June 13 - Mid August, 2020  Mon - Fri: Sunrise to 10:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. to Sunset
 Sat & Sun: Sunrise to 10:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. to Sunset
 Mon - Fri: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
 Sat & Sun: 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. 
 **Closed periodically on Wednesdays 5:00-6:45 p.m. 
Mid-August - September 27, 2020  Sunrise to Sunset  No Lifeguards On Duty
September 28, 2020  Closed for the Season  Closed for the Season

Minooka, Mukwonago, Muskego, Naga-Waukee Beaches

(Pending weather and water quality)

*Dates and hours are subject to change. 

Date(s) - tentative Swim at Your Own Risk Hours Lifeguard Staffed Hours
June 2 - September 27, 2020  Sunrise to Sunset No Lifeguards On Duty
September 28, 2020  Closed for the Season Closed for the Season

Group Beach Reservation

A Group Beach Reservation 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.

Log in and scroll down to the bottom left to choose visit date.
Then select Beach Area and then select Complex to narrow results, or leave both clicked for all options.

Scuba Diving 

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

Triathlon Swim Training

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