Gloucester Point

Gloucester Point, Virginia
Managed by The Swim Guide

There is a swimming area and sandy beach located at Gloucester Point. The park also has a Beach House, which is open during the summer months. Here you will find a concession stand, restrooms, and shower for rinsing off after a swim. The Beach House is wheelchair accessible. When you've finished swimming, you can enjoy a picnic on the large grassy area, at one of the picnic tables, or at one of the picnic shelters, which can be rented by calling the Parks, Recreation, and Tourism office. There is also a fishing pier here.

WATER QUALITY
  • Meets water quality standards
  • Current Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on . The Swim Guide updates the status of this beach as soon as test results become available. These results were posted to Swim Guide on at
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CURRENT WEATHER
32°C
A mix of sun and clouds
MONITORING FREQUENCY

Gloucester Point is sampled weekly from May 29th to September 15th

SOURCE INFORMATION

The Virginia Department of Health monitors water quality at beaches in this region from May to September. Water samples are collected weekly. Results are posted on the DOH website. Swim Guide checks for the latest information daily, Monday - Friday during the monitoring season.

A beach is marked Green when the level of enterococci bacteria in the water is less than 104 units per 100 mL of water.

A beach is marked Red when the level of enterococci bacteria in the water is higher than 104 units per 100 mL of water.

A beach is marked Grey when there is no current or reliable monitoring information available.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH

Gloucester Point

Gloucester Point, Virginia
Managed by The Swim Guide

WATER QUALITY
  • Meets water quality standards
  • Current Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on . The Swim Guide updates the status of this beach as soon as test results become available. These results were posted to Swim Guide on at
For water quality icon legend, click:   
CURRENT WEATHER
32°C
A mix of sun and clouds

There is a swimming area and sandy beach located at Gloucester Point. The park also has a Beach House, which is open during the summer months. Here you will find a concession stand, restrooms, and shower for rinsing off after a swim. The Beach House is wheelchair accessible. When you've finished swimming, you can enjoy a picnic on the large grassy area, at one of the picnic tables, or at one of the picnic shelters, which can be rented by calling the Parks, Recreation, and Tourism office. There is also a fishing pier here.

MONITORING FREQUENCY

Gloucester Point is sampled weekly from May 29th to September 15th

SOURCE INFORMATION

The Virginia Department of Health monitors water quality at beaches in this region from May to September. Water samples are collected weekly. Results are posted on the DOH website. Swim Guide checks for the latest information daily, Monday - Friday during the monitoring season.

A beach is marked Green when the level of enterococci bacteria in the water is less than 104 units per 100 mL of water.

A beach is marked Red when the level of enterococci bacteria in the water is higher than 104 units per 100 mL of water.

A beach is marked Grey when there is no current or reliable monitoring information available.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH



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