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Do’s and Don'ts of Charleston Beaches

May 2, 2018

 

With our coastal location, there are a lot of options for beachgoers in the Lowcountry. Whether you’re popping by Folly via boat or driving over the connector to get to the Isle of Palms, each beach has its own set of rules. In order to help you stay safe and out of trouble, we put together a basic list of rules for you:

 

Folly Beach

  • Alcohol

    • No possession or consumption of alcohol allowed on beach

  • Dogs

    • Dogs are not allowed on the beach from 10 am to 6 pm from May 1st to Sept 30th, all other times they must be on a leash

    • Dogs are prohibited on the pier at all times

  • Surfing:

    • May 15th to Sept 15th- surfing is prohibited from 10 am to 6 pm from 2nd Street East to 3rd Street West

    • Sept 16th to May 14th- surfing is allowed in any area

    • Surfing is prohibited 200 feet from the pier

  • Watercrafts

    • Can be stowed on beachfront for 12 hours without a permit

    • All watercrafts must be removed from the beach if winds or tides are expected

  • Sand Dunes

    • Stay off the dunes! Use public walkovers to access the beach

  • No glass, plastic, balloons, or Styrofoam are allowed on the beach

  • No open fires or fireworks allowed at any time

  • No littering

For more information click here.

 

Sullivan’s Island

  • Alcohol

    • No possession or consumption of alcohol allowed on the beach

    • Zero tolerance for any alcoholic beverages on sidewalks, boardwalks, streets and beaches. Fines of $40 can be issued for each open container.

  • Dogs

    • Dogs are allowed on the beach, but must have a valid Sullivan’s Island permit

      • [insert link to Sullivan’s Island Permit process]

    • Leash Hours

      • Summer months: From May 1- Sept 30th

        • No Dogs allowed from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

        • Dogs must be on a leash from 6:00 PM to 5:00 AM

        • Dogs can be off-leash from 5:00 AM to 10:00 AM,

      • Winter months: From October 1st to April 30th:

        • Dogs can be off-leash from 5:00 AM until noon

        • Dogs must be on a leash from noon until 5:00 AM

  • No open fires or fireworks allowed at any time

  • Sullivan’s has no facilities on their beach (changing rooms, showers, restrooms)

  • No littering

For more information click here.

 

Isle of Palms

  • Alcohol- No possession or consumption of alcohol allowed on beach

  • Dogs

    • Summer months: April 1st through September 14th

      • Dogs can be off-leash from 5:00AM until 9:00 AM

    • Winter months: September 15th through March 31st

      • Dogs can be off-leash from 4:00 PM until 10:00 am

  • No motorized vehicles or golf carts on the beach

  • No glass bottles on the beach

  • No overnight sleeping on the beach

  • No open fires or fireworks allowed at any time

  • Jet skis and motorboats may not operate in designated swimming areas

For more information click here.

 

If you have any questions, please contact the Skipper Law Firm- email: chris@skipperlawfirm.com or phone: (843)723-7177.

 

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