The Wildwood Crest Beach Patrol has announced its coverage schedule for the 2023 summer season.
All beaches will be open and protected by lifeguards, weather permitting, from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Memorial Day weekend, Saturday through Monday, May 27-29, as well as on Saturday and Sunday, June 3-4.
Lifeguards will be placed on stands for the weekends of May 27-29 and June 3-4 at the following locations: Cresse-Morning Glory, Buttercup-Lavender, Heather-Crocus Aster (surfing beach), Cardinal (surfing beach), Wisteria, Rosemary, Fern, Lotus, Primrose
(surfing beach), Rambler-Orchid (surfing beach), Stanton, Atlanta-Nashville, Miami, St. Paul-Toledo, Syracuse, Hollywood-Topeka (surfing beach, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. only), Charleston, Trenton-Newark, Washington-Jefferson.
Beginning Saturday, June 10, all beaches will be open and protected daily, weather permitting, from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. through Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 4.
The Wildwood Crest Beach Patrol strongly advises all bathers to swim at lifeguard protected beaches only during the hours of operation.
Transport service for the handicapped will be available from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. whenever lifeguards are on duty.