35 Yacht Club Drive

Lake Hopatcong, NJ  07849

(mail to:) P.O. Box 217

(973) 663-0158

email: office@lfyc.org

The Lake Forest Beach is intended for the use solely by its members and their guests.  All members have a responsibility to see that the following rules are adhered to during the year.


Use of this facility is at your own risk, lifeguards are there to help provide safety, but not guarantee it.
Parents are responsible for their children’s actions and will be held liable.
All members and guests must be in possession of a LFYC beach badge with the current year sticker
Cars must display a LFYC hang tag with the current year sticker
LFYC is not responsible for lost or stolen property
Animals are welcome on LFYC property but are not permitted on the beach/sand area and should be supervised at all times. PLEASE PICK UP AFTER YOUR DOG.
Use of the facility is permitted only in accordance with all Federal, State, Local Laws and Ordinances.
When a lifeguard is on duty: Children 12 years old and older are allowed to be on the beach and in the water. When in the water, children under the age of 12 must be accompanied/supervised by a responsible guardian as determined by the member’s household.
When a lifeguard is not on duty: When in the water, all children under 16 years of age must be accompanied by a responsible guardian as determined by the member’s household.


Swimming is permitted in designated areas only and may be restricted by lifeguards at any time
Dive tower is off limits when the lifeguards are off duty
No pushing or shoving on diving platform
Only one person permitted on the diving board, high dive platform or ladder at a time.
Divers must dive forward off the board, not to the right or left
Exit water via appropriate ladders:  High dive to the right and low board to the left.


Ball playing is prohibited, except in designated area i.e.; volley ball area
Fires are not permitted on the beach/sand area.
Motor vehicles are not permitted in beach/sand area.
 Bike riding is not permitted in the beach/sand area.
Fishing from sanded and posted areas is prohibited
Umbrellas, pop up tents, etc. are not to obstruct the lifeguard’s view and should not be placed beyond the line of the lifeguards stand.
Trailers are not permitted in beach parking area
Do not litter.  Put all debris in the provided, marked containers


LFYC Members are responsible for their guests and must be present with them at all times.
Guest must have 1 day parking pass.
No person eligible to join LFYC may be a guest of a member
Limit of 10 guests per day.   If you require additional guests, please check with the office. 




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