|Myrtle Beach||North Myrtle Beach||Surfside Beach|
beyond 200 yards of the shore
beyond 100 yards from shore
400 ft. from shore and 400 ft. from the pier.
|Watercraft dates:||mid-April and mid-Sept.|
|diving from piers:|
|Vehicles on the beach:||
North Myrtle Beach from Dec.1 through Feb. 28 from 8am to 5pm.
|Alcohol or glass containers:|
|Thong bathing suits:|
|Dog leashes required:|
|Animals on the beach:||No animals allowed on the beach between 9am – 5pm from May 15 – Sept. 15.
Myrtle Beach City Council grants permission for horses to be ridden on the beach on an annual basis.
|No dogs are allowed on the beach between 9am – 5pm from May 15 – Sept. 15||Dogs are not allowed on the beach at any time from May 15 – Sept. 15.
Riding horses on the beach is prohibited.
|Sleeping on the beach:
(9 p.m. – sunrise)
|Smoking on the beach:|
|Surfing regulations:||April 30-Sept. 15
10am-5pm: from south of Damon’s Restaurant to north of Spring Maid Pier; 37th Ave. N. to 47th Ave. N.; 62nd Ave. N. to 68th Ave. N.; and 82nd Ave. N. to the north end of the city limits.
|Mid-May to mid-Sept., between 9am-4pm:
Cherry Grove Pier; 13th Ave. S.; 28th Ave. S.; 38th Ave. S.; 6th Ave. N. Surfers must wear surfboard leash at all times.
|Surfing is permitted from May 16-Sept. 14
10am-5pm ONLY in the area between 270 ft. south of 12th Ave. N. and 14th Ave. N.; as well as from 300 ft. north of 13th Ave. S. to the south town limits. Also, anywhere from sunrise-10am and 5pm to sunset except within 300 ft. of pier.