Dunes_and_PostsThe island’s West End Beach Access points offers a quiet oasis miles past the Seawall with long stretches of open beach. These Beach Access points offer parking right at the shoreline in designated areas.


No Lifeguard Stations
Generally No Bathroom Facilities

City Ordinances

Glass Prohibited
Pets Permitted on Leashes
Clean Up After Your Pets
Camping Prohibited 12am-5am
Open Fires Prohibited (BBQ pits allowed)
Stay Off Dunes
Alcohol Prohibited West of 16 mile Rd.
4-Wheelers, ATVs, and Dirt Bikes Prohibited

Water Safety Tips:

Swim Near a Lifeguard
Stay Away from Rocks
Learn To Swim
Swim with a Buddy
Check with the Lifeguards
Use Sunscreen and Drink Water
Obey Posted Signs and Flags
Keep the Beach and Water Clean
Learn Rip Current Safety
Enter Water Feet First
Wear a Life Jacket