Want to find some new watering holes to cool off? Patch has a roundup of information about area cool spots to put on your, err, bucket list.
Thursday, July 5, 2012
Sunday, June 24, 2012
If you're looking for a place to enjoy the summer sunshine or a way to beat the heat, check out these great beaches, pools and water parks.
With summer here, the water is beckoning. Whether you enjoy lakeside beaches or waterslides, there are plenty of options in the area. Patch has pulled together information on some of our favorites. Idle Isle Park, Muskego This 7-acre island park offers fishing, a boat launch and parking, swimming and a picnic and playground area. The Pavilion will feature Island Ice Cream beginning June 22, and on Wednesday evenings the Water Bugs Show Ski Team performs at 6:30 p.m. The park is open from dawn until dusk seven days a week. Find more information about the park on the city of Muskego website or its Patch listing page. Muskego County Park, Muskego A part of the Waukesha County Parks System, Muskego County Park offers swimming…
Saturday, May 28, 2011
Waukesha County's six beaches open June 4, including Fox Brook Park off Barker Road in Brookfield.
It may hit the 80s on Memorial Day but you'll have to wait until Saturday to get a tan or splash in the water at Waukesha County's six public beaches. The beaches, including Fox Brook Park on Barker Road in Brookfield, open for the summer on Sat. June 4. Fox Brook has the largest lake of the six — 25 acres — with a beach house, diving dock, concession stand and pedal boat rentals. Waukesha County beach hours are 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on weekdays and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on weekends, with lifeguards on duty daily. County Park entrance fees are $3 on weekdays and $5 on weekends and holidays. Annual park entrance stickers cost $27 for county residents, $38 for non-county residents and $14 for senior citizens. The six county beaches are: The county…