Sandy Beach

Sandy Beach is located on Route 140 on the South Shore of the lake and offers swimming and sunbathing opportunities on hot summer days. Please note, Sandy Beach is owned and managed by the Town of Ellington. Any detailed information should be obtained through the town's Clerk's Office. You can also contact the Town of Ellington Park and Rec for details on programs parkrec.ellington-ct.gov.

 

2017 schedule and rates:

Pre-Season

  • Weekends only, May 27,28,29: June 3,4,10,11, 12:00 pm-5:00 pm

Full Season

June 15-August 20

  • Weekdays:  12 noon-6:30 pm
  • Weekends:  11 am-6:30 pm

Residents Daily Fee:

  • $5.00 Adult 18 & up
  • $3.00 Child 6-17 yrs
  • Children under 5 are free
  • $1.00 Senior Citizens

Non-Residents Daily Fees

  • $10.00 Adult 18 & up
  • $5.00 Child 6-17 yrs
  • Children under 5 are free
  • $1.00 Senior Citizens

Seasonal Beach Passes

 

Ellington Residents Only

  • $45.00 per Family
  • $25.00 Individual
  • $10.00 Senior Citizens

Passes may be purchased online through the Activenet system or at the Parks & Recreation Office.

 

Crystal Lake Association

316A Sandy Beach Rd

Ellington, CT 06029

2017 meetings:

Thursday, April 27th 

Tuesday, July 25th

Wednesday, October 4th

(meetings are at the Old Crystal Lake School, 7 PM)

News:

10-7-17: Sixteen volunteers met at the Skyline Quarry and filled one hundred and fifty sandbags then deposited them near the dam. Jerry Dwyer, Bill Keohane, Maureen Keohane, Dave Gauthier, Dominick Cristelli, Vic Laptik, Thomas Burns, Skylar Burns, Ron Campbell, Leon Veretto, Chris Veretto, Frank Kirchhof, Patty Kirchhof, Joe Breton, Dolores Breton, Al Breton. Thank you all for a fantastic job!

Want to Become a Member?

For more information, use our contact form or download our membership form  directly. We look forward to hearing from you!

Support the Dam Repair Initiative

Donation options:

Click Here: GoFundMe: gofund.me/hvbjnf78

Check: CLA Treasurer

Crystal Lake Association

316A Sandy Beach Rd

Ellington, CT 06029

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