Beach Safety

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The beaches of the Daytona Beach and New Smyrna Beach areas offer breathtaking beauty and water-related fun! At low tide, the beach is up to 500 feet wide.

It's easy to see why our beaches are considered among the best in the world. Whether your day at the beach is to relax and read a book, swim in the Atlantic Ocean, cast a line into the surf, or build sand castles with the children, Volusia County beaches can accommodate your desired experience.

Monmouth County captures National Lifeguard Championships 

A team of lifeguards from Monmouth County, New Jersey, won the 2017 USLA National Lifeguard Championships, dethroninng previous champions Los Angeles County, which finished second this year. The Volusia Surf Lifesaving Association placed sixth in a field of 50 talented teams from around the country. The championships were held from Aug. 8 to 12 in Daytona Beach.


Volusia County motion against SOB complaint

Lifeguard Corps

Beach driving and parking maps
Daytona Beach area
New Smyrna Beach

 

Beach cams
Daytona Beach
New Smyrna Beach

Beachfront parks
List of parks

Beach tips, rules and information
Beach safety tips
Beach rules
Beach code
Beach warning flags
Beach driving and parking
Bonfires on the beach
Found and abandoned property
Skin care tips
Beach water quality

Beach environment
Conservation zone - No vehicles 
Habitat Conservation Plan
The beach environment
Beachfront lighting regulations

Personal watercraft zones
North of Ponce Inlet
South of Ponce Inlet

Surf zones
List of surfing areas

Director
Ray Manchester
rmanchester@volusia.org

Questions and comments
BeachSafety@volusia.org

Call us at
386-239-7873