During the summer months, it’s important to keep beach safety at the forefront.  From rip currents to properly securing umbrellas, the most important element of beach safety is understanding current beach conditions.  Always obey red “No Swimming” and “Caution Rip Current” flags.  In order to stay informed, consider texting “Join OBXBeachConditions” to 30890 to have alerts sent to your phone.

See the following link for proper methods for securing your beach umbrella:



Be sure to follow the Town of Duck and Duck Surf Rescue on social media to stay current with all the latest information!