Beach Information

Brigantine Beach Information

Beach Tags

Beach tags are required for everyone ages 12 and older. Permits are also needed for 4x4s and Jet Skis.

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Fishing Areas:

  • North of 14th Street North
  • 45th Street – 47th Street
  • 49th Street (the area north of Seaside Road)
  • South of Jetty (Absecon Inlet)
  • Brigantine Bridge


Swimming is permitted at the following beaches from June 15th to Labor Day during the hours of 10:00 am – 5:30 pm, while the lifeguards are on duty.

  • 10th Street North
  • 5th Street North
  • 2nd Street North
  • 2nd Street South
  • 4th Street South
  • 7th Street South
  • 14th Street South
  • 15th Street South
  • 16th Street South
  • 20th Street South
  • 22nd Street South
  • 26th Street South
  • 28th Street South
  • 32nd Street South
  • 34th Street South
  • 38th Street South
  • 43rd Street South
  • Bramble Drive
  • Surfside Road
  • Sandy Lane

The Following Beaches will remain open for 3 weekends after Labor Day:

  • 26th Street
  • 15th Street
  • 2nd Street North

Beach Patrol

The Beach Patrol sponsors swimming and rowing competitions and swimming clinics for youth. Beach Chairs are available for the disabled. Please call Headquarters to reserve : (609) 266-5233.

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Surfing is permitted at the following beaches:

  • 12th Street North
  • 10th Street South
  • North of South End Jetty
  • South of the Sandy Lane bathing area

Surfers (or aspiring surfers) may also contact the Brigantine Beach Waveriders at (609) 266-SURF for information about surfing tournaments and clinics for youth.

Kite Flying

Permitted on 34th Street South to 38th Street South.

Dogs on the Beach

From October 1st to May 29th, dogs are allowed on the beach provided they are on a leash, not longer than 6 ft. Dog feces must be removed. Dogs are allowed on the North-End Beach any time – same rules apply.

Dunes, Fences & Beach Grass

The interference with, alteration, removal or destruction of sand dunes, vegetation, snow fences, or protective barriers along the beach is prohibited..

Beach Parking Areas (Permit required)

  1. 2nd Street and Roosevelt Blvd.
  2. 16th Street and Ocean Avenue
  3. 34th Street and Ocean Avenue
  4. 38th Street and Ocean Avenue
  5. 26th Street and Ocean Avenue

Beach Entrances:

South End of Lagoon Blvd.

Harbor Beach Blvd. & Seaside Road.

North End – 14th St. North.