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.

Menomonee Park will operate as Swim At Your Own Risk - daily, sunrise - sunset, Thursday, August 15 - Monday, September 30.

Fox Brook Park will operate as Swim At Your Own Risk - daily, sunrise - sunset, Monday, August 26 - Monday, September 2.

High Roller Fun Rentals are available Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 12:00 - 6:00 p.m. during the swim season at both Fox Brook and Menomonee parks.

Swim At Your Own Risk Beaches

No lifeguards on duty.

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

Swim At Your Own Risk beaches will continue through Monday, September 30.

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.