|Address:||1501 Vilas Park Dr.|
|Park:||Vilas (Henry) Park|
|Public Health Water Testing:||OK|
|Shoreline On:||Lake Wingra|
Beach DetailsLarge and very popular beach located next to zoo.
Lifeguard is on duty daily, when beach is open* 11am to 7pm (Thursday, June 13 through Monday, September 2)
*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, 06/13/2019 - 09/02/2019
Water Conditions For Vilas Beach
Public Health Madison & Dane County tested bacteria levels and checked for algae blooms on 8/28/19. The results were acceptable. The shallow near-shore temperature was 65°F . Even though the results were acceptable at the time of monitoring, algae levels can change quickly depending on waves and wind. Always take a look at water conditions before you or your pet enter the water and avoid contact with algae blooms.View Conditions For All Beaches