Beaches

Johnson County Park and Recreation District has two Beaches: Shawnee Mission Park Beach and Kill Creek Park Beach. Whether you're looking for a great spot to build a sand castle or cool off in the lake, Johnson County Park and Recreation District has what you are looking for. 

In response to COVID-19 Johnson County Parks & Recreation District beaches will modify operations for the 2021 to encourage physical distancing and a safe environment for our visitors and staff. 

SMP Beach - More Information
KCP Beach - More Information

Shawnee Mission Park Beach

7900 Renner Road
Shawnee, KS 66219

Hours of Operation
May 29th - August 8th
Open Daily
Available Swim Times
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
 Open Water Swim Training Times
Tuesdays & Thursdays: 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm


Shawnee Mission Park Beach 2021 Season Modifications: 

The Shawnee Mission Park Beach will have modified operations and hours for the 2021 season to encourage physical distancing and a safe environment for our visitors and staff.

  • Two time blocks will be offered daily. Visitors to the beach will either choose the 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm or 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm time block. 
  • Online reservations are available 7 days in advance and are encouraged as limited occupancy will be allowed for each time block. All patrons will be asked to leave the facility once their session concludes to allow staff to clean the facility.
  • Open Water Swim will return for the 2021 season on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm.. (Online reservations are required and minimum registrations required. more information.

Schedule subject to change without notice

For more information about Shawnee Mission Park Beach and to reserve time blocks online please see below link.

SMP Beach  Link Image


Kill Creek Park Beach

11670 Homestead Lane
Olathe, KS 66061

Hours of Operation
May 29th - August 8th
Closed: Monday - Wednesday
Available Swim Times
12:00 - 3:00 pm
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm


 Kill Creek Park Beach 2021 Season Modifications: 

The Kill Creek Park Beach will have modified operations and hours for the 2021 season to encourage physical distancing and a safe environment for our visitors and staff.

  • Facility will be sanitized prior to opening and throughout the duration of the day.
  • Limited Occupancy will be allowed.
  • Online reservations are not available for this location. Occupancy will operate on a first come first serve basis.

Schedule subject to change without notice

For more information about Kill Creek Park Beach and to reserve time blocks online please see below link.

KCP Beach Link Image