Clayhole Swimming Beach

Clayhole Beach and Concessions is closed for the season.

Lifeguards will be on duty from Noon to 9:30 p.m. The Clayhole Concessions will be open 11:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.


  1. Children must be accompanied by a responsible person
  2. Weak swimmers must be supervised by a responsible person.
  3. Swimmers who are not potty-trained must wear proper swim pants with snug-fitting elastic legs and waists.
  4. Pets, glass containers, alcoholic beverages, and smoking are not permitted in the beach area.
  5. Fishing is not allowed within 100 feet of the beach area.
  6. Coast Guard approved Personal Floatation Devices (PFD's) are allowed with an adult (16 years of age and older) in the water, within arm's reach at all times.
  7. Inflatable such as rafts and inner tubes are not allowed.
  8. Swimming is only allowed in the designated swimming area.
  9. Swim Raft rules: No flips, spins, backward entries, or swimming under the raft. Must be able to swim independently to the raft.
  10. Beach will be closed during inclement weather.Family on a paddleboat

Paddleboat Rental

Paddleboat rentals are available for $10 for 30 minutes. Please visit the Clayhole Concession stand for rental with a photo ID and signed waivers. Equipment may only be rented out to a party with at least one person 16 years of age or older.  Lifejackets are provided and must be worn by all participants. Questions, please call 952-227-7913 or 952-227-7746.

Clayhole Concessions

Come on down to Firemen's Park and enjoy lunch or a treat. Shaded tables are available and there is plenty of green space for a family picnic while you enjoy the park! The concession stand is open from 11 am to 7:30 pm (weather permitting) and offers the following food:

Concession stand and tables

  • Chips
  • Hard-scooped ice cream
  • Hot dogs
  • Nachos
  • Pizza
  • Pretzels
  • Soda/other refreshments

Interactive Water Play FountainInteractive Water Play Fountain

Firemen's Park also has an Interactive Water Play Fountain located by the park shelter and bridge. It's a great activity for children (or anyone!) to cool down on hot summer days.

People lounging at beach on the sand
Group of boys sitting in the sand at the beach