James Madison 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 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: Yes
  • Lifeguard: No
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