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Open-Swim policy

Published June 04. 2010 05:00PM

With the exception of Presque Isle State Park and Fuller Lake in Pine Grove Furnace State Park, all state park beaches will now operate under the "Open-Swim" policy. Lifeguards will not be on duty, however beaches will continue to be patrolled by park staff. Swimming is permitted only at designated beaches, within the buoy line from 8 a.m. to sunset, daily. Visitors are urged to be vigilant when their children are swimming. Please follow posted rules and regulations. Should you have any questions, please contact the park office. The use of lifeguards will continue at swimming pools in state parks.

Source: Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources

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