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Parks and Recreation Department


Bush Lake Beach

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UPDATE: September 13, 2022, 8:00 a.m.: Swimming area reopened

Monday, September 12 tests showed water quality to be within safe levels, so the Bush Lake Beach designated swimming area has been reopened. This is the last water quality test of the season. If you have questions or want more information, contact Environmental Health at 952-563-8934.

  • Season: June 1 - Labor Day*
  • Hours: Sunrise to 10 p.m. daily.
  • Admission/Parking: Free.
  • Facilities: Restrooms and drinking fountains available. 
  • NO LIFEGUARDS on duty.: Beach and swimming area are not supervised. Visitors swim at your own risk.
  • Concessions: Concession stand closed. 

*Beach remains accessible after Labor Day, but some facilities and amenities may not be available. 

About Bush Lake Beach

A key component of the Hyland-Bush-Anderson Lakes Park Reserve, Bush Lake Beach has provided exceptional recreation to millions of Minnesotans since 1956. Bush Lake is one of the state’s most popular beaches with over 100,000 visitors per year.


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