Beaches & Swimming

With nearly 1,000 lakes in Washburn County, there are plenty of opportunities to feel the sand between your toes and soak in the summer sunshine. From small town parks with gorgeous swimming beaches to the well-known Shell Lake Beach offering not only an amazing beach, but also a playground, bandshell, campground, courtesy dock and direct access to the downtown area. So grab your arm floaties, pack up the kids and head to the beach!