Designated Swim Areas

Hilton Head Island's official beach season is April 1st through September 30th of each year.

During the official beach season, life guards are stationed in each of the designated swimming areas and other heavily populated beach areas for assistance.

Designated Swim Areas are located at these beach parks:

    • Alder Lane Beach Access
    • Coligny Beach Park
    • Driessen Beach Park
    • Folly Field Beach Park
    • Islanders Beach Park

The boundaries of these areas will be clearly marked on the beach and in the water.

Please ask a lifeguard before entering the water if a yellow caution flag is flying.