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Opening for the Season

Lifeguarded swimming beaches are closed for the 2015 season.

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Seattle Parks and Recreation offers safe, lifeguarded beaches at nine sites around the city, and we strongly recommend swimming only where lifeguards are present.

Seattle Parks also offers FREE mid day swimming lessons at all nine beaches and free evening lessons at select locations. Please check out the flyers below for more information.

Please note: Dogs are not allowed at organized athletic fields, beaches, or children's play areas in Seattle parks, per the Seattle Municipal Code. They are welcome on leash everywhere else in our park system, and we offer 11 wonderful off-leash areas where they can romp without leashes.


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