Grab your swimsuit, towel and suntan lotion and dig your toes into 400 feet of sand beach along the south bay of Independence Grove's 115-acre lake. An adjacent beach house provides convenient access to washrooms, showers and lockers. A walk-up cafe located at the Visitors Center sells snacks and beverages.
For those with limited mobility, a beach wheelchair that rolls over the sand and into the water with the assistance of a caregiver is available upon request and is free of charge.
For the safety of visitors and resident wildlife, inflatables are not permitted. Lifeguards are on duty during posted hours.
The beach reopens Saturday, May 25, 2013, weekends only, until June 8 when it will be open daily.
Discounted twilight admission begins at 3 p.m.: $2 per person for Lake County residents, $4 per person for nonresidents.
Save 20% with a 20-punch Beach Admission Card: $64 for Lake County residents, $112 for nonresidents. Purchase at the beach house or visitors center.
Chairs and umbrellas are available for rent.
Independence Grove gift cards now available. A great gift that can be used for beach admission, rentals and more. Purchase any amount; buy with cash or credit card at the Independence Grove Visitor’s Center.