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2017 Swim Season


SwimmingEnjoy lake swimming at Munroe Falls and Silver Creek, May 27 to August 13. Swim areas will be open 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. weekdays, and 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. weekends and holidays.

During swim season, an admission fee or season pass is required to enter both beaches. Daily admission is:

  • $4 for adults and teens (ages 13 and older)
  • $3 for children (ages 2 to 12)
  • Kids under 2 are admitted free
  • Age at time of purchase determines price. Payment is by cash or check only.
For information, call 330-867-5511, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
2016 Season Swim Passes

Visitor Reminders:

  • Children must be supervised at all times.
  • Pets are not permitted in the fenced-in beach areas.
  • At the discretion of staff, swim areas may be closed due to inclement weather conditions including persistent rain, thunderstorms or cold temperatures.
  • At Silver Creek, aquatic footwear is recommended. Snails and their shells are known to be on the lake bed, and they regularly wash up on the beach.
  • Concessions at Silver Creek are limited to vending machines.

Boat Rentals:

Rentals are available during swim season only.

Munroe Falls Metro Park:

Rental hours are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily.

  • Pedal Boats are $3/half hour.

Silver Creek Metro Park:

The Silver Creek Boathouse is open 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Fridays, weekends and holidays.

  • Canoes are $6/hr plus $2 for each additional hour, or $14/day.
  • Pedal Boats are $3/half hour.
  • Row Boats are $6/hr, plus $2 for each additional hour, or $14/day.
  • Silver Creek has one kayak for rent at $6/hour plus $2 for each additional hour.
  • A $10 refundable deposit and valid driver's license are required for boat rentals.