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Swimming at Pine Grove Furnace State Park

The beaches at Fuller and Laurel lakes are open from May 1 to September 30, from 8:00 A.M. to sunset.

Laurel Beach is swim at your own risk. Please follow posted rules.

Fuller Beach has lifeguards on duty from 11:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M. daily, between Memorial Day and Labor Day weekends, unless otherwise posted. Please follow posted rules for swimming when lifeguards are off duty.

Swimmers at Laurel Lake and especially at Fuller Lake are advised to exercise caution because of the extreme depths and cold subsurface waters.

Smoke-Free Beach

Smoking is prohibited on Fuller Beach and in the swimming area.

For visitors who smoke and still want to use this beach, designated areas adjacent to the beach are provided. The restriction includes:

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

Snack Bars

During the summer season, a snack bar is available at each beach.