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Swim Advisory For Gull Lake Park Beach

Posted: 2018-08-02 07:29:46 By: hbr

Once again, based on beach water samples collected by the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit, Gull Lake Park Beach in Gravenhurst is under a swim advisory.

The Town says that samples collected from the beach was 221 E. coli per 100 mL which exceeds the Provincial standard of 200 E. coli per 100ml.

During a swimming advisory, swimmers may increase the risk of developing minor skin, eye, ear, nose or throat infections or stomach illness. 

If you choose to swim during an advisory, avoid dunking your head or swallowing the water.