While Vacationing on Tybee Island please follow our Tybee beach rules, marine debris guide, warning flag system and riptide charts.

  • STAY OUT OF THE DUNES
  • SURFING AND FISHING ONLY ALLOWED IN DESIGNATED AREAS
  • SWIM WITHIN 50 YARDS OF SHORELINE
  • OBEY THE LIFEGUARDS
  • STAY OFF ROCKS / JETTIES / LIFEGUARD STANDS
  • LITTER MUST BE CONTAINED – CIGARETTE BUTTS ARE LITTER

PROHIBITED

  • GLASS
  • UNAUTHORIZED MOTORIZED VEHICLES
  • PETS
  • DISORDERLY CONDUCT
  • FIRES
  • OVERNIGHT SLEEPING / CAMPING
  • KEGS
  • NUDITY
  • REMOVAL OF LIVE MARINE LIFE
  • JUMPING OR DIVING FROM PIER OR PUBLIC STRUCTURE

Rules Strictly Enforced. Max fine $1,000


Keep Tybee Tidy – Marine Debris Chart

Beware of Sand Bar

Rip Current Guide & Warning Flag Chart

Hazardous Areas & Boating Safety

Certain areas have been designated and marked as “hazardous areas” because of conditions which create a threat to the safety and welfare of boaters who may operate in such areas. When operating within a “hazardous area”, all passengers in a boat must wear a U. S. Coast Guard approved personal flotation device, properly fitted and fastened.

  • Tybee Island Beach, for a distance of 1,000 feet seaward from the highwater mark on Tybee Island beach from the north end to the south end of the beach

For More Information on Tybee Beach Rules please visit:
City of Tybee
Georgia DNR