|Address:||901 Gilson St.|
|Park:||Bernie's Beach Park|
|Public Health Water Testing:||Closed|
|Shoreline On:||Monona Bay|
Beach DetailsSmall neighborhood beach near Franklin Elementary School. Great views of downtown. A weed and algae 'boom' at the location helps to keep the water clean and clear for swimming.
Lifeguard is on duty, when beach is open* on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 12 - 4pm (Friday, June 14 - Sunday, August 18)
*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: Friday, Saturday, Sunday, 12:00pm - 4:00pm, 06/14/2019 - 08/18/2019
Water Conditions For Bernie's Beach
Regular beach monitoring has not yet begun. It will start by June 1. People may swim at their own risk. Blue-green algae (Cyanobacteria) may be present and their levels can change depending on the 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