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Address: 835 Spaight St.
Park: B.B. Clarke Beach Park

Public Health Testing:

Shoreline On: Lake Monona
Restroom: Yes
Drinking Water: Yes
Parking: Street Parking
Amenities: Diving Float, Playground
Large beach, near downtown. Just off of Williamson Street. 

A weed and algae 'boom' will be installed at this beach to help keep the water clean and clear for swimming.

Pre-season REGIONAL Beach Lifeguard Services hours:
(please note, these are weather dependant)
• May 23 – May 25: Regional Beaches – 1:00p.m. – 5:00p.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 (not on duty today)
Lifeguard Schedule: 05/23/2015 - 05/25/2015, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
NOTICE: Lifeguard services closed due to end of season.

Public Health Madison & Dane County Beach Conditions
B.B. Clarke Beach