Our Beaches

Meet Maryland’s Most Beautiful Beaches

Located on a barrier split directly on the Atlantic, Ocean City features 10 miles of beautiful beaches ideal for swimming, sunbathing, boogie boarding, kayaking, surfing, and surf fishing. Leashed pets are allowed on the beach from October 1 to April 30.

All Ocean City beaches are free and open to the public from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm. In season, the beaches are staffed by lifeguards and the Ocean City Beach Patrol.