James Madison Beach closed

The beach is closed for swimming due to elevated levels of bacteria tested on 7/16/2024. The beach will reopen when bacteria levels are acceptable.

Address

Lake Mendota

614 E. Gorham Street
Madison, WI

Location

James Madison Park. See map below.

Description

Park/beach located downtown on Lake Mendota. On street parking. Restrooms available.

Water Quality Monitoring:

PHMDC

Amenities

  • Drinking Water
  • Picnic Tables
  • Playground
  • Restrooms
  • Volleyball

Safety Information

  • Swim Ropes: No
  • Lifeguard: No
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