Rules & Regulations

Regulations governing the use of Development property and facilities.

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RULES & REGULATIONS

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D. SWIMMING, BEACH & POOL REGULATIONS
1. General Swimming Regulations:
(a) The Lake Wildwood Association, Inc. has designated certain portions of Lake Wildwood to be beach areas, and lifeguards are on duty at those areas during posted hours. Swimming by any person at other than the designated beach areas or at the designated beach areas when lifeguards are not on duty shall be done at the risk of the swimmer. Swimming areas may be closed at the discretion of the lifeguards or General Manager during inclement weather. Statement.

(b) Swimming in Lake Wildwood beyond 50’ from the shoreline is not permitted, except within the marker buoys at the two established swimming beaches. First offense - Class I; Second offense - Class II.

2. Scuba Diving:
(a) Members must notify Security before scuba diving. Class I.

(b) Scuba divers must remain within 100’ of the shoreline. Class I.

(c) The areas occupied by a scuba diver must be designated by the proper markings such as divers' flags, buoys and a person in a boat on the surface. First offense - Class I; Second offense – Class III.

3. Beach Areas:
(a) Specific rules are posted at the beach areas and must be strictly followed. First offense - Class I; Second offense - Class II.

(b) Lifeguards have full authority over the beach areas and are authorized to suspend beach privileges if a person fails to comply with the directions and rules regarding the use of the beach. Non-essential conversations with the lifeguards are prohibited. First offense - Class I; Second offense – Class III.

(c) Bonfires are not permitted on the beaches except in fire rings or pits. Class II.

(d) Breakable objects must not be brought into the beach areas, and all trash must be placed in containers. Class II.

(e) If a member(s) wishes to use any LWA beach for a party of 25 or more, the member(s) must notify the Office in advance. First offense - Class I; Second offense - Class II.

(f) Parking at the Association beaches on weekends (Sat. & Sun.) and holidays (Memorial Day, Fourth of July and Labor Day):
i. At West Beach, parking is restricted to member and associate member decal vehicles only. Class II.
ii. At East Beach, visitor parking is restricted to the parking lot in front of the Lodge. Class II.
iii. Parking is permitted at both beaches for cars with handicap tags or license plates. Statement. Updated: April 22, 2006.

(g) Dogs are permitted in designated areas only and shall be tethered at all times. Class II.

4. The Pool:
(a) Specific rules are posted at the pool and must be strictly followed. First offense - Class I; Second offense - Class II.

(b) The pool ordinarily will be open during posted hours. Statement.

(c) Lifeguards have full authority over the pool area and are authorized to suspend pool privileges if a person fails to comply with the directions and rules regarding the use of the pool. Non-essential conversations with the lifeguards are prohibited. First offense - Class I; Second offense – Class III.

(d) To help avoid overcrowding of the pool, members are requested to limit the number of guests brought with them to the pool on weekends and holidays. If a member has a party of 10 or more guests permission must be obtained from the General Manager before the party will be permitted to use the pool. Class I.

(e) At the discretion of the General Manager, the pool may be rented for private parties after hours. All reservations must be made in advance at the Association Office. Statement.