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Lake Andrea

The beach will open on Friday, June 10 for the season. The last day is Monday, September 5.

Please call the RecPlex front desk at (262) 947-0437 or the beach line (262) 947-0704 to check if the beach is open on days of inclement weather.

The beach may close early or not open on days where the air temperature does not reach 70 degrees by 12:00p. In the event of inclement weather please check social media or call the RecPlex front desk (262-947-0437) for updates. We use The Weather Channel, zip code 53158.

Summer 2022 Lake Andrea Beach Hours:
June 10-August 14
Monday-Friday: 12p-6p
Saturday & Sunday: 10a-7p

August 15-September 5
Monday-Wednesday: Closed
Thursday & Friday: 12p-6p
Saturday & Sunday: 10a-7p

Special Hours
Thursday, June 16 (Open Water Zones Clinic): 12p-3p
Friday, June 17 (Open Water Zones): 1:30p-6p
Thursday, June 30 (Open Water State): 12p-3p
Sunday, June 26 (Pleasant Prairie Triathlon): 1p-7p
Sunday, August 14 (Women's Triathlon): 1p-7p

During open beach hours, there are No Lifeguards on Duty.

Beach Sample Results

Lake Andrea Beach Fees (Summer 2022)

   RecPlex member VPP Resident*   Non-Resident
 Daily Individual  Free Free $8
 Season Family Pass  Free  Free  $80
 Season Family Pass with 10 Pack Boat Rentals  Pass Free / Boats $75 Pass Free / Boats $75  $150

Fee includes use of Lake Andrea Beach. Rates are subject to change. Season Family Pass: two adults (spouses) and dependent family members ages 22 and under (living in same household, 19-22 years must be full-time students). Children under 2 are free.

*VPP Residents can pick up their season pass by showing an ID or utility bill with their name and address. Passes for Village of Pleasant Prairie residents must be picked up at the beach.

Froggy's Landing Boat Rental (Summer 2022)

Kayak and paddleboard rentals will be offered on a limited basis. Boat rentals are for one hour. Beach admission (season pass or day pass) is required to purchase boats.

Monday-Friday: All boats must be in by 5:30p. Last boat goes out at 4:30p.
Saturday and Sunday: All boats must be in by 6:30p. Last boat goes out at 5:30p.

   VPP Resident and RecPlex Members Non-Resident 
 Otter Kayaks  $10  $12
 Double Otter Kayaks  $10  $12
 Ocean Kayaks  $10  $12
Stand Up Paddle Board  $12  $14
 5 Pack Boat Rental  $40  $50
10 Pack Boat Rental  $75  $95

Open Water Swimming 

Course Rental: Teams inquiring about private open water training, please contact Aquatics Manager Steve Frye (sfrye@pleasantprairiewi.gov).

2022 open water course swim information coming soon.

Beach Rules

  • No alcohol on the beach.
  • No glass may be brought into the beach.
  • No flotation devices except for Coast Guard Approved lifejackets. 

Prairie Springs Park Offers

  • Lake Andrea opportunities include fishing, swimming at Lake Andrea Beach, wind surfing, sailing, and boating (kayak and paddleboard rentals available at Lake Andrea beach).
  • Boat landing is available on the north side of the lake with no gas powered boats allowed; electric trolling motors only. To put any boat in the water, a DNR watercraft license is needed. Small watercraft may launch from the public ramp on the north side of the lake at no charge. 
  • A 2.3 mile asphalt walking/jogging trail is around Lake Andrea.
  • Two children's tot lot playgrounds
  • Archery range (free and open to the public)
  • Nature trails
  • Sand volleyball pits available with beach pass (may be limited due to tournaments).
  • Restrooms at the ball field pavilion and the Wruck Pavilion (only open during summer season).