Assateague State Park 2016 Junior Beach Patrol Program

children participating in a Junior Beach Patrol activity

Get a taste of what it's like being a part of the Assateague State Park Beach Patrol by training with the lifeguards! Participants will have the opportunity to learn about and get involved with many different components of lifeguarding, including lessons about beach and ocean ecology, and basis surf rescue. This camp is open to Assateague State Park campers as well as Day Use visitors. Camp meets at Lifeguard Office at Assateague State Park Concession building. The cost is $10 per participant for the 2-day camp. For more information about the Assateague State Park Junior Beach Patrol, contact us at (410) 641-2918 or register at the State Park Ranger Station.

Junior Ranger Beach Patrol Program
Ages: 7 - 15
Tuesdays and Thursdays (2-day sessions)
10:15 a.m. to noon

Session 1: June 21 and June 23
Session 2: June 28 and June 30
Session 3: July 5 and July 7
Session 4: July 12 and July 14
Session 5: July 19 and July 21
Session 6: July 26 and July 28

Registration opens April 27, 2016. Equipment is provided. Registered participants receive a water bottle and certificate of completion. Participants should wear bathing suits, sunscreen and hats. Service charge of $10 per participant. Pre-registration by phone or e-mail is recommended. Space is limited.