Coast Guard/ East Beach


4100 First St.
St. Simons Island, GA 31522


  • Beach access with ADA accessible mats
  • Beach parking (open 7am-10pm)
  • Restroom facilities
  • Seasonal concession facility operated by a 3rd party vendor
  • For information on operating the seasonal concession facility, contact us at
    912-554-7780 or

    Beach Warning Light System

  • A beach warning light system was installed near the main beach access 
    in 2023.
  • This solar-powered system is connected to the National Weather Service
    in Jacksonville and turns green, yellow, or red to indicate surf conditions.
    The light system is on daily from 6am to 10pm.  Beach goers are advised 
    to monitor the light system during the day as conditions change.
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