Island Beach

Greenwich, Connecticut

Formerly known as Little Captain Island, Island Beach is one of three islands off the coast of Greenwich in Long Island Sound. Visitors can access the beach and island via private boat or use the ferry service from the landing at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park in Greenwich.

Once on the island, you will find a 1000-foot sandy beach. There are designated swimming and boating areas and lifeguards are on duty during the summer swimming season (Memorial Day to Labor Day). In addition to the beach, there is also a picnic area and snack bar. Changerooms and restrooms are also available.

WATER QUALITY
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CURRENT WEATHER
2°C
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MONITORING FREQUENCY

Island Beach is sampled weekly from May 15th to September 15th

SOURCE INFORMATION

Beaches are monitored by the Town of Greenwich starting in May or June through August each summer. Beaches may be closed if they fail to meet water quality standards or after heavy rainfall.

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Island Beach

Greenwich, Connecticut

WATER QUALITY
  • No data available
  • Current Status
For water quality icon legend, click:   
CURRENT WEATHER
2°C
Cloudy

Formerly known as Little Captain Island, Island Beach is one of three islands off the coast of Greenwich in Long Island Sound. Visitors can access the beach and island via private boat or use the ferry service from the landing at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park in Greenwich.

Once on the island, you will find a 1000-foot sandy beach. There are designated swimming and boating areas and lifeguards are on duty during the summer swimming season (Memorial Day to Labor Day). In addition to the beach, there is also a picnic area and snack bar. Changerooms and restrooms are also available.

MONITORING FREQUENCY

Island Beach is sampled weekly from May 15th to September 15th

SOURCE INFORMATION

Beaches are monitored by the Town of Greenwich starting in May or June through August each summer. Beaches may be closed if they fail to meet water quality standards or after heavy rainfall.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH



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