Swimming Beaches

The City of Chanhassen's swimming beaches are open to the public between 6:00 am and 10:00 pm daily. 

Beaches with Lifeguards on Duty

  • Lake Ann Beach, located in Lake Ann Park at 1456 West 78th Street, is staffed with lifeguards daily from June 5 to August 15 from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm.
  • Minnewashta Regional Park (operated by Carver County) is located on Highway 41 (Hazeltine Boulevard) between Highways 5 and 7. 

Beaches without Lifeguards on Duty

  • Carver Beach on Lotus Lake, 6891 Lotus Trail
  • Greenwood Shores Beach on Lake Ann, 7110 Utica Lane
  • Roundhouse Park Beach on Lake Minnewashta, 3950 Kings Road


Per Chanhassen City Code Section 14-65, pets are not allowed in public beach areas. However, walking leashed dogs is allowed on city trails and streets.

Flotation Devices

  1. Only Coast Guard-approved flotation devices are allowed on Chanhassen's public beaches.