Esther Beach closed

Our beach monitoring will begin again on Memorial Day 2019. Always take an overall look at water conditions before you or your pet enter the water and avoid contact with algal blooms. Swim at your own risk.


Lake Monona

2802 Waunona Way
Madison, WI


Near South Towne Mall, off Broadway.


Small neighborhood beach on Lake Monona. Great views of downtown. Parking and restrooms available. Aquatic weeds are occasionally present, but not harmful to your health.

Water Quality Monitoring:



  • Drinking Water
  • Parking Lot
  • Picnic Tables
  • Playground
  • Restrooms

Safety Information

NOTICE: Lifeguard is off duty today due to off season

Image: Esther - beach is closed