Passes

Beaches + Parks

Location

Winnetka Park District
Admin + Recreation Office
540 Hibbard Road, Winnetka, IL 60093
P: (847) 501-2040
F: (847) 501-5779
E: wpdinfo@winpark.org

Hours

Monday – Friday: 8:30am – 5pm

Daily admissions are only accepted Monday through Wednesday, excluding holidays. Children under three years old are free. Daily admissions can be purchased at the beach during the time of visit via cash or credit.

Entry to the beaches is restricted to season pass holders Thursday through Sunday and holidays (i.e., daily admissions are not accepted those days).

Daily admissions are not available for personal watercrafts (PWC). These vessels must purchase a PWC Launch Season Pass.

Type Beach Winnetka Resident Non-Resident
Swimming Daily Admission Maple, Tower, Elder* $10 $20
Boating (Beach Launch) Daily Admission Lloyd, Elder* $20 $40
Boating (Pier Launch) Daily Admission Lloyd $40 $80

*Elder Lane Beach closed for the season

Entry to the beaches is restricted to season pass holders Thursday through Sunday and holidays (i.e., daily admissions are not accepted those days). Pass holders have unlimited access to the beaches seven days a week.

Benefits

  • Unlimited swimming access to Tower Road Beach and Maple Street Beach
  • Discounted pricing on all Park District beach events

Fees

Type Winnetka Resident Non-Resident
Individual $105 $210
Family of 2 $115 $230
Family of 3 $125 $250
Family of 4 $135 $270
Additional Family Member $10 $20
Children Under Three Free Free
Seniors 65+ Free Not Available
Guest Cards (ten guest visits per card) $80 Not Available

Buy a Swimming Pass

2022 Pass Holders

  1. Click the button below to renew online. You must log in into your account first.
New Pass Holders
  1. Download and fill out a Beach Season Pass Application.
  2. Email the completed application along with photos of each member of your household you’ll be purchasing passes for to wpdinfo@winpark.org. You may also bring the application to the Park District administrative office (540 Hibbard Road).

Winnetka Seniors
Seniors 65+ who live in Winnetka can receive a free season beach pass by visiting the Park District administrative office (540 Hibbard Road).

 

Entry to the beaches is restricted to season pass holders Thursday through Sunday and holidays (i.e., daily admissions are not accepted those days). Pass holders have unlimited access to the beaches and launch seven days a week.

Benefits

  • Staff assistance available 8am – dusk
  • Unlimited launching
  • Two parking permits for the length of the season

Fees

All boaters are required to pay the annual fee below, plus a boat launch improvement fee equal to ten percent of the annual fee.

Type Beach Winnetka Resident Non-Resident
Unlimited Pier Launch Lloyd $495 $990
Unlimited Beach Launch Lloyd, Elder* $220 $440

*Elder Lane Beach closed for the season

 

Buy a Launch Season Pass

New Pass Holders

  1. Download and fill out a Launch Season Pass Application.
  2. Bring the completed application and your boat’s registration (motor boats only) to the Park District administrative office (540 Hibbard Road).

Winnetka Seniors
Seniors 65+ who live in Winnetka can receive a 15 percent discount on launch season passes by visiting the Park District administrative office (540 Hibbard Road).

 

Season passes are required to launch personal watercrafts. Daily admissions are not available for these vessels.

Benefits

  • Staff assistance available 8am – dusk
  • Unlimited launching
  • Two parking permits for the length of the season

Fees

All boaters are required to pay the annual fee, plus a boat launch improvement fee equal to ten percent of the annual fee.

Type Beach Winnetka Resident Non-Resident
Unlimited PWC Launch Lloyd $495 $990
Boat Launch Improvement Fee Lloyd $49.50 $99

Buy a Launch Season Pass

Renewal + New Pass Holders
  1. Download and fill out a Personal Watercraft Launch Season Pass Application.
  2. Bring the completed application and your PWC’s registration to the Park District administrative office (540 Hibbard Road).

Winnetka Seniors
Seniors 65+ who live in Winnetka can receive a 15 percent discount on launch season passes by visiting the Park District administrative office (540 Hibbard Road).

 

2022 Season

Passes valid: April 1, 2022 – October, 2022*

Due to the expected construction at Centennial Beach, the 2022 Centennial Dog Beach season will run from April 1 through the end of October.

The Centennial Dog Beach will be extended beyond the previously communicated date of June 30, 2022. Park District staff expect that Centennial Dog Beach will be open at least until the end of October 2022. Any additional updates or changes to this timeline will be communicated to pass holders as soon as possible. Park District staff reserve the right to shorten or extend the season based on the Centennial Beach construction requirements.

The extension of the dog beach season will come at no additional cost to current 2022 Centennial Dog Beach season pass holders.

Fees

Type Winnetka Resident Non-Resident
First Dog $30 $150*
Additional Dog $20 $40
Replacement Fob $20 $20

*Fee includes a mandatory parking pass.

Buy a Dog Beach Pass

Renewal + New Pass Holders

  1. Download and fill out a Dog Beach Season Pass Application.
  2. Bring the completed application and below information to the Park District administrative office (540 Hibbard Road).
    • Rabies tag number
    • Village tag number
    • Proof of current Bordetella, Distemper, Hepatitis, Para-Influenza, Parvovirus, and Leptospirosis (can be a document from your vet’s office, or your vet can sign the season pass application).
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