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Swimming at Promised Land State Park

Two sand beaches are open daily from Memorial Day to mid-September, 8:00 A.M. to sunset.

The main beach is in the Day Use Picnic Area.

The Pickerel Point Beach is on the end of Pickerel Point.

Please read and follow posted rules for swimming.

Swimming Reminders

  • Swim at your own risk
  • There are no lifeguards
  • All children 10 years of age or younger must be accompanied by a person at least 14 years of age
  • All groups at the beach must meet the state park adult-to-child ratio requirements for supervision

Smoke-Free Beach

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

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

Refreshment Stand

Located in the Day Use Picnic Area, near the main beach, the stand offers food and beverages.

The concession is open, from the Saturday immediately preceding Memorial Day through Labor Day, from 12:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. on Saturdays and Sundays.