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We took some local advice to check out Andy Bowie Park for shelling. Arrived around 3 (as advised) when tide out. Not much but did find grate and other garbage to return for $2 refund. The entrance was a dump. More garbage there than on...More
This is a great beach for families. There is plenty of room to pitch a canopy and chill out while the kids play in the gentle waves. The grade going into the water is a slow drop so the kids can walk out without a...More
We spent the morning surf fishing and were stopped by some guys in a trailer asking for $13.00 to access the park. What are tax dollars for? The park is not clean and the place is overrun by vendor trucks blaring crappy music and selling...More
Visiting from Austin we brought our boys 11 and 9 to enjoy a less crowded beach. We paid a $10 parking fee and hung out for several hours. We brought our cooler, chairs and umbrellas and enjoyed the calm waves and scenery. Would definitely stop...More
Pay a $10 entry fee and you have access to the parking lot, picnic areas, bathrooms, showers, and an outdoor shower to wash off after a day at the beach. There is a lifeguard stationed at the beach entry access for safety.
Drawbacks are it...More
Over 2 days I visited county beach access #5 which has restrooms, showers and drinking water, and #6. Favorite hands down was access #6 which is more primitive-no facilities. Pay $12 charge which gives you all day access until 11pm at #2,#5 and #6. Like...More
We used this beach access to drive our jeep right onto the beach. We headed to nearly the end of the island and there was no one in site all day. The beach patrols do come by occasionally but they just wave and keep on...More
You can get to this beach through any of the access. We went into access 6. I'm not sure if there is a 7 or more because the sand began to cover the highway and I didn't take the chance to keep driving. The beach...More
The high winds you experienced, if I'm not mistaken we're winds from a tropical storm in the gulf around Louisiana (back about that time,if I'm remembering correctly) there is usually a nice breeze on the island every day... More
The high winds you experienced, if I'm not mistaken we're winds from a tropical storm in the gulf around Louisiana (back about that time,if I'm remembering correctly) there is usually a nice breeze on the island every day, when winds get excessive it's usually a storm farther out