CARBONDALE – The City of Carbondale announced Tuesday that it will be opening Poplar Camp Beach at Cedar Lake for the season Friday.
It will be open Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday through Monday from 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
During the 2021 season, the Poplar Camp Beach will be open Wednesday through Sunday through Labor Day weekend. On weekdays, the beach will be open from 9:30 a.m. until 5 p.m.with weekend and holiday hours from 9:30 a.m. until 7 p.m.
Due to lifeguard staffing issues, the city said will close the beach on Mondays and Tuesdays. Beachgoers are kindly asked to maintain social distance where possible.