Vilas Beach

Vilas Beach
Address: 1501 Vilas Park Dr.
Park: Vilas (Henry) Park
Public Health Testing: OK
Shoreline On: Lake Wingra
Restroom: Yes
Drinking Water: Yes
Parking: Parking Lot
Amenities: Picnic Tables

Beach Details

Large and very popular beach located next to zoo. 

 

Safety Information

  • Swim Ropes: Yes
  • Lifeguard: Yes (not on duty today)
  • Lifeguard Schedule: 05/28/2016 - 05/30/2016, 11:00am - 7:00pm
  • NOTICE: Lifeguard services closed due to end of season.
Public Health Madison & Dane County

Public Health Madison - Dane County tested bacteria levels at the beaches on May 24, 2016. The results were acceptable. The shallow, near-shore water temperature was 73°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.

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