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Swimming at Colonel Denning State Park

The sand beach is open from late-May to mid-September, from 8:00 A.M. to sunset.

Swim at your own risk. Please read and follow posted rules for swimming.

A food concession near the beach may be open during the summer season.

Smoke-Free Beach

Smoking is prohibited on the beach and in the swimming area. For visitors who smoke and still want to use the beach, designated areas adjacent to the beach are provided. The restriction includes:

  • Cigarettes
  • Pipes
  • Cigars
  • E-cigarettes
  • Other handheld, lighted smoking devices