Lake Wauburg North Shore is open!

Come enjoy the fresh air! Spending time outside is beneficial for your mental and physical health.

Visitors should expect limited hours, capacity, and amenities. Follow @ufrecsports and check this webpage for updates.

Please help protect our community by practicing CDC recommendations, maintaining at least 6 feet physical distance whenever possible, and following group size limits. We require face coverings at all customer service locations and when within 6 feet of others.

Note: Bus Route 128 from the Reitz Union to Lake Wauburg is cancelled until further notice.

Adjusted Hours

Monday & Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday – Sunday: 12 pm – 6 pm
Check RainOut line for any weather-related closures

November 4, 2020 – Sun. March 14, 2021
Wednesday – Sunday 12 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

November 2020
Closed: Wed. 11/25 – Sat. 11/28

December 2020
Fri. 12/18 – Close early at 4 p.m.
Closed: Sat. 12/19 – Fri. 1/8

Park Capacity

200 visitors or 75 cars, whichever is reached first
View the Counts page for info tracked live

Group Size Limits

Each UFID holder may bring up to 4 guests
Group Size Limit: 5 people total
Pavilion Capacity: 20 people total
Sand Volleyball Capacity: 8 people total

What to Bring

  • Water
  • Food
  • Towel, blanket, hammock or chair
  • Sporting equipment and/or field games
  • A good book or your homework

Not Permitted in the Park

  • Pets
  • Alcohol or Tobacco
  • Drones
  • Fireworks
  • Motor Boats (only trolling motors)

Currently Open at North Shore

  • Beach Area
  • Boating & Equipment Rental
    • Availability may be limited due to increased cleaning and disinfecting procedures
  • Boat Ramp
  • Cypress Lodge (Reservations Only)
  • Observation Dock
  • Pavilion (First-come, first-served and reservations)
  • Picnic Tables & Grills
  • Restrooms

Currently Closed at North Shore

  • Water Fountains
  • Showers
  • Swim Area Closed until March 16th

Lake Wauburg South Shore will remain closed
including the Climbing Wall and Challenge Course