City of Plattsburgh Beach

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Beach Water Quality FAQ

Plattsburgh City Beach & Dog Park

Address: 4 Beach Road
Plattsburgh, NY 12901


THE CITY BEACH SWIM AREAS ARE NOW CLOSED FOR THE SEASON!


THE BEACH GROUNDS ARE STILL OPEN TO WALK


About the Beach 

Just minutes from downtown Plattsburgh on the shores of Lake Champlain, the Plattsburgh City Beach is one of the largest freshwater beaches in America and boasts beautiful views of Lake Champlain and the majestic Green Mountains of Vermont. The park features access to over a mile and a quarter of sandy beach, a dedicated swimming area, dog park, picnic tables, outdoor grills, restrooms with showers and a nature trail.

The Plattsburgh CIty Beach is one of the longest freshwater beaches in America.

BEACH PASS RULES FOR CITY OF PLATTSBURGH BEACH

*City of Plattsburgh Residents can obtain a City Beach Pass at the City Beach ticket booth.  Residents MUST provide a license/registration showing City address.

*Town of Plattsburgh Residents can obtain a City Beach Pass at the Town of Plattsburgh Recreation Department office at 151 Banker Road, Plattsburgh, NY 12901.

Day Pass Fees are as follows for Non-City/Town Residents:

2020: NON-CITY/TOWN US CITIZEN CAR LOAD 7 DAYS PER WEEK = $11

2020: NON-US CITIZEN CAR LOAD 7 DAYS PER WEEK = $13

2020: NON-CITY/TOWN US CITIZEN MOTORCYLES & WALK-ONS = $5

2020: NON-US CITIZEN MOTORCYCLES & WALK-ONS = $7

2020: NON-CITY/TOWN US CITIZEN BUS LOAD = $37

2020: NON-US CITIZEN BUS LOAD = $60

2020: NON-CITY/TOWN US CITIZEN BEACH PASS FOR SEASON: $75

2020: NON-US CITIZEN BEACH PASS FOR SEASON = $110