Ocean City Beach Patrol

The Department of Fire and Rescue Services announces that the Ocean City Beach Patrol will no longer provide lifeguards at the following beaches for the rest of the season as of Monday, Aug. 19.

  • Seaview Road
  • Waverly Blvd.
  • Atlantic Blvd.
  • 13th Street
  • 16th Street (Surfing Beach)
  • 17th Street
  • 20th Street
  • 48th Street
  • 60th Street
Ocean City Beach Patrol will guard the following beaches from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. weekends and holidays and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays.
  • Seaspray Road
  • Surf Road
  • North Street
  • Stenton Place
  • St. Charles Place
  • Delancey Place
  • Park Place
  • Brighton Place (GUARDED UNTIL 7 P.M.)
  • Fifth Street
  • Seventh Street Surfing Beach
  • 8th Street (GUARDED UNTIL 7 P.M.)
  • 9th Street (GUARDED UNTIL 7 P.M.)
  • 10th Street
  • 11th Street
  • 12th Street (GUARDED UNTIL 7 P.M.)
  • 14th Street
  • 15th Street
  • 18th Street
  • 22nd Street
  • 24th Street
  • 26th Street
  • 28th Street
  • 30th Street
  • 32nd Street
  • 34th Street (GUARDED UNTIL 7 P.M.)
  • 36th Street
  • 39th Street
  • 42nd Street
  • 44th Street
  • 46th Street
  • 50th Street
  • 53rd Street
  • 55th Street
  • 58th Street
The Ocean City Beach Patrol strongly urges bathers to swim only at guarded beaches. If you have any questions, please call 609-525-9200. First Aid Stations are located at 1st Street, 12th Street, 34th Street, and 59th Street Lifeguard headquarters.
Please be aware of changing surf conditions and never take a vacation from safety


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The Ocean City Beach Patrol strongly urges bathers to swim only at guarded beaches.  If you have any questions please call 609-525-9201 or 609-525-9200. For information on guarded beaches  Radio 1620 AM or The Ocean City Government Access Channel 97.