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Swimming at Ricketts Glen State Park

The 600-foot beach is open from late-May to mid-September, from 8:00 A.M. until sunset.

A food and refreshment concession, boat rental, and picnic facilities are nearby.

Swim at your own risk.

Please follow posted rules and regulations.

Swimming is permitted inside of the designated area only.

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