Weather permitting, Beach Lifeguards are on duty daily from the Saturday before Memorial Day to mid-August from 11am to 6pm. From mid-August through Labor Day, guards are on duty Saturdays and Sundays from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm. Guards are located at the Massengale beach access to the Coast Guard beach access. For more information, call 912-279-2836.
Dogs on the Beach:Between the Saturday before Memorial Day and Labor Day, dogs are not allowed on St. Simons Island beaches from 9:00 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. This applies to areas between 16th Street (Gould's Inlet/East Beach South) and Mallery St. (SSI Pier).
For information on rules regarding our beaches, view the Glynn County Code of Ordinances,Chapter 2-11.