Beach

at Trail of Tears State Park

The swimming beach on Lake Boutin features an accessible sidewalk and a restroom/change area.

Check beach status by clicking here.

Hours

May 9 through Sept. 14
sunrise to sunset daily

Coordinates

37.454699, -89.485693

Park Hours

Park Grounds
Open daily, year-round

Overlook hours

7 a.m. to dusk, daily

Beach hours

May 9 through Sept. 14
sunrise to sunset daily

Visitor Center hours

Summer Hours (On-Season)

  • April
    10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Saturday
    12 p.m. - 4 p.m. Sunday
    Closed Monday through Friday
  • May through September
    9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday
    12 p.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday
    Closed Monday and Tuesday
  • October
    9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Thursday through Saturday
    12 p.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday
    Closed Monday through Wednesday

Winter Hours (Off-Season)

  • November
    10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Saturday
    12 p.m. - 4 p.m. Sunday
    Closed Monday through Friday
  • December through February
    Closed
  • March
    10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Saturday
    12 p.m. - 4 p.m. Sunday
    Closed Monday through Friday