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Twin Cities Public Beaches
Visit the MN Department of Natural Resources Web Site

Location: Twin Cities Metro Area

Discover the fun of swimming at the beach. Gather the family, plan a picnic, bring the sunscreen and enjoy fresh water swimming. Check out this site for water recreation access in the Twin Cities.

Swimming
Visit the Three Rivers Park District Web Site

Location: Nine parks and reserves across Three Rivers District

Swimming is a great, low-impact way to exercise your whole body. Better yet, it’s fun for the whole family! At Three Rivers, we have swimming areas located near play areas, trails, visitor centers, campgrounds, and more  so you can make a day of it!

Beaches to Beat the Heat
Visit the MN Department of Natural Resources Web Site

Location: State Parks

Family swimming opportunities are available in various state parks in Minnesota. Check this website for locations.

Swimming Beaches
Visit the Washington County Parks Division Web Site

Location: Five parks and reserves around Washington County

Featured at five Washington County Parks, swimming beaches are a great way to cool down in the summer heat. Offering clean, pristine waters, the county’s swimming beaches are some of the best in the region.

Swimming Beaches in Minneapolis
Visit the Minneapolis Parks and Recreation Board Web Site

Location: Lakes around Minneapolis

Minneapolis lakes have many swimming beaches. See this website for more information.

Swimming
Visit the Dakota County Parks Web Site

Location: Schulze Lake Beach & Lake Byllesby Beach

Dakota County offers sandy beaches at two park locations for families to relax, cool off and have fun. See website for information.

Beaches in Anoka County
Visit the Anoka County Parks Web Site

Location: Coon Lake County Park, Lake George Reg. Park, & Rice Creek Chain of Lakes Park Reserve

These picturesque swimming beaches around Anoka County are great places to cool off in a natural setting. See website for more information.

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