Swimming in the West


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West

Keystone State ParkThe ADA symbol indicates that this activity or structure is ADA accessible.

A 350-foot swimming beach is open from Memorial Day through Labor Day, 8 a.m. to sunset. Swim at your own risk. Please read and follow posted rules for swimming. There is an ADA accessible beach house with restrooms and changing areas located near the beach and an ADA accessible ramp to the lake.

Kooser State ParkThe ADA symbol indicates that this activity or structure is ADA accessible.

A 350-foot swimming beach is open from late-May to mid-September, 8 a.m. to sunset. Swim at your own risk. Please read and follow posted rules for swimming. A soda and juice machine concession and a dressing area are near the beach. The beach has an ADA accessible ramp to the lake and an accessible restroom.

Laurel Hill State Park

A 1,200-foot sandy beach is open from late-May to mid-September, 8 a.m. to sunset. Swim at your own risk. Please read and follow posted rules for swimming. Maximum depth is five feet. A snack bar is a short distance from the beach.

Moraine State Park

Swimming is permitted at two beaches along the shore of Lake Arthur. The Pleasant Valley Beach on the South Shore is a 1,200-foot turf and sand beach and has a paved path into the water. A sand volleyball court and playground are on the west side of the beach. Lakeview Beach on the North Shore is a 550-foot sand beach. The beaches are open daily from Memorial Day Weekend to Labor Day unless otherwise posted. The regular hours are sunrise to sunset. Showers, changing facilities and food concessions are available at both beaches.

Presque Isle State ParkThe ADA symbol indicates that this activity or structure is ADA accessible.

The sandy beaches, washed by the clear waters of Lake Erie, provide visitors with the only surf swimming within the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Beaches are open daily from Memorial Day Weekend to Labor Day unless otherwise posted. The regular hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. For more information call Lifeguard Headquarters (seasonal) 814-833-0526. Explore Presque Isle for more information.

Pymatuning State Park

Four public beaches, Linesville, Tuttle, Jamestown One and Two, and the beach for campers in Jamestown Campground are open the weekend before Memorial Day through Labor Day, weather and conditions permitting. Swim at your own risk. Please read and follow posted rules.

Raccoon Creek State ParkThe ADA symbol indicates that this activity or structure is ADA accessible.

The 500-foot, ADA accessible sand/turf beach is open from late-May to mid-September, 8 a.m. to sunset. Please read and follow posted rules for swimming. Swim at your own risk. A bathhouse and a food refreshment stand are nearby.

Ryerson Station State ParkThe ADA symbol indicates that this activity or structure is ADA accessible.

A free pool is open 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. from Memorial Day weekend until Labor Day, unless posted otherwise. The pool complex is ADA accessible, including a lift for the pool. A food concession is near the pool area.

Yellow Creek State Park

The 800-foot beach is open from late-May to mid-September, 8 a.m. to sunset. Swim at your own risk. Please read and follow posted rules for swimming. A large, modern bathhouse and a snack bar are in the beach area.