Bernies Beach closed

Regular beach monitoring has not yet begun. 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.

Address

Lake Monona

901 Gilson Street
Madison, WI

Location

On Monona Bay, near Franklin Elementary School

Description

Small neighborhood beach on Monona Bay. On street parking. Great views of downtown. Restrooms available. Aquatic weeds are occasionally present, but not harmful to your health.

Water Quality Monitoring:

PHMDC

Amenities

  • Drinking Water
  • Picnic Tables
  • Restrooms

Safety Information

  • Swim Ropes: Yes
  • Lifeguard: No
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