Bernie's Beach

Bernie's Beach
Address: 901 Gilson St.
Park: Bernie's Beach Park
Public Health Testing: Closed
Shoreline On: Monona Bay
Restroom: Yes
Drinking Water: Yes
Parking: Street Parking
Amenities: Picnic Tables

Beach Details

Small neighborhood beach near Franklin Elementary School. Great views of downtown. A weed and algae 'boom' will be installed at this beach to help keep the water clean and clear for swimming.

Safety Information

  • Swim Ropes: Yes
  • Lifeguard: Yes (not on duty today)
  • Lifeguard Schedule: 06/10/2016 - 09/05/2016, 12:30pm - 4:30pm
  • NOTICE: Lifeguard services closed due to end of season.
Public Health Madison & Dane County

Regular beach monitoring has not yet begun. People may swim at their own risk. Blue-green algae (Cyanobacteria) may still be present and their levels can be variable depending on the waves and wind. Beachgoers should use common sense and avoid contact with algal blooms that they may observe.

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