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Address: 1501 Vilas Park Drive
Park: Vilas (Henry) Park

Public Health Testing:
OK


Shoreline On: Lake Wingra
Restroom: Yes
Drinking Water: Yes
Parking: Parking Lot
Amenities: Picnic Tables
Large and very popular beach located next to zoo. 

Pre-season REGIONAL Beach Lifeguard Services hours:
(please note, these are weather dependant)
• May 24 – May 26: Regional Beaches – 12:30p.m. – 6p.m.
• May 31 – June 1: Regional Beaches – 12:30p.m.-6p.m.
• June 7 - 8, 12:30p.m.-6p.m

REGIONAL BEACHES, beginning June 13, 11a.m.-7p.m.:
BB Clarke Beach, 835 Spaight St.
Olbrich Park Beach, 3527 Atwood Ave
Tenney Park Beach, 1414 E. Johnson St.
Vilas Park Beach, 702 S. Randall St.

NEIGHBORHOOD BEACHES, beginning June 13, 12:30p.m.-4:30p.m.:
Bernies Beach, 901 Gilson St.
Esther Beach, 2802 Waunona Way
James Madison Park Beach, 614 E. Gorham St.
Olin Park Beach, 1156 Olin-Turville Court
Spring Harbor Beach, 1918 Norman Way
Warner Park Beach, 2930 N. Sherman Ave.


Regular Season Hours begin Friday, June 13- Daily:
Beginning Friday, June 13, Regional Beaches will have lifeguard services 11a.m. – 7p.m. and Neighborhood Beaches will have lifeguard services 12:30p.m. – 4:30p.m.

Please remember that Madison Parks provides the lifeguard services for the Madison Park public beaches and the water quality conditions are monitored by Public Health Madison & Dane County.  Please be sure to check Public Health Madison & Dane County Beach Conditions for daily closings and condition reports.
Swim Ropes: Yes
Lifeguard: Yes
Lifeguard Schedule: 06/10/2014 - 09/01/2014, 11:00am - 7:00pm
Public Health Madison & Dane County Beach Conditions
Vilas Beach