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Carver Lake Park and Beach

Carver Lake Beach is closed due to the presence of blue-green algae

Updated Tuesday, July 20: Carver Lake users are advised to avoid contact with the lake until further notice due to the presence of blue-green algae. The presence of blue-green algae in Carver Lake was found Tuesday, July 20. The beach will remain closed until further notice.



Carver Lake BeachLocated at 3175 Century Avenue South, Carver Lake Park features a boardwalk, swimming beach, open air shelter, picnic area, playground and the Carver Lake Off-road Cycling Trail.

Reserve open air shelter online





Carver Lake Beach is an unguarded beach - no lifeguard is on duty. Swim at your own risk. Park guests are allowed to swim from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily. Questions can be directed to Woodbury Parks and Recreation at 651-714-3583 or parks@woodburymn.gov

Beach Rules

  • Children 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult in the water
  • No glass containers
  • No pets allowed
  • No smoking allowed
  • No fishing
  • No fires allowed
  • No boat, canoe or kayak launching
  • No alcohol (except by permit; see below)
All park guests should practice “see something, say something” and report disorderly behavior as they recognize it by calling 911 or the non-emergency number 651-439-9381.

For other City of Woodbury water activities, please visit the HealthEast Splash Pad page. 

Blue-green algae

E.coli Testing at Carver Lake Beach

Temporary alcohol restriction at Carver Lake Park