|Address:||1501 Vilas Park Dr.|
|Park:||Vilas (Henry) Park|
|Public Health Testing:||OK|
|Shoreline On:||Lake Wingra|
Beach DetailsLarge and very popular beach located next to zoo.
Lifeguard is on duty, when beach is open* 7/days per week, 11am to 7pm (Friday, June 8 - Monday, September 3)
*A lifeguard is not on duty when the beach is closed by Public Health Madison & Dane County or due to inclement weather.
- Swim Ropes: Yes
- Lifeguard: Yes Lifeguard Schedule: Daily, 11:00am - 7:00pm, 06/08/2018 - 09/03/2018
Beach Conditions For Vilas Beach
Public Health Madison - Dane County tested bacteria levels at the beaches on July 9, 2018. The results were acceptable. The shallow, near-shore water temperature was 82.5°F. Algae levels vary over time depending on waves and wind. Use common sense and avoid contact with algal blooms that you may observe. Do not let children or pets play in areas where blue-green algae blooms are evident.View Conditions For All Beaches