The Guilford Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce that Lake Quonnipaug and Jacobs Beach will be open beginning Memorial Day weekend (Saturday, Sunday and Monday) from 12:00p.m.-5:00p.m.! Beaches will continue to be open weekends only through June 17th. Beginning June 23rd, beaches will be open daily through the end of August. Hours are: Jacobs Beach Monday through Saturday 9:00-5:00 p.m. Sundays 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Lake Quonnipaug Monday through Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m, Sundays 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Daily fees for beaches are as follows: Cars, Bikers, Walkers: Residents $10.00 / Non-Residents $20.00.
Beach passes: You can purchase a seasonal beach pass at the Community Center, online, or at the beach. Fees are as follows: Resident: $35.00 / Non-Resident $70.00, Active Adult 55+/Veteran Resident $10.00 / Non-Resident $20.00
New this year, credit cards will be accepted and are the preferred form of payment at Jacobs Beach and Lake Quonnipaug. Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover are all accepted! Patrons are encouraged to take advantage of our new credit card feature that will allow for quick and easy transactions that don’t require making that extra stop at the ATM before heading to the beach. Currently, cash and checks will also be accepted.
For more information please visit guilfordparkrec.com or call 203-453-8068.