Asbury Park Beach Patrol is one of the oldest lifeguarding agencies in the United States and has a proud tradition of excellence within the lifesaving community. Asbury Park Beach Patrol strives to provide the safest and most enjoyable experience to Asbury Park Beach patrons. With an unparalleled music, art and dining scene, the City of Asbury Park is consistently named a top destination by national and international media, attracting over 1 million visitors each summer. Asbury Park Beach Patrol staff undergo rigorous training and conditioning prior to the start of each summer season, and keep a continued focus on mental and physical preparedness throughout the season, to provide the best-in-class services to Asbury Park visitors.
In Asbury Park, there is always aquatic risk. Please check in with a lifeguard prior to swimming. Our department determines aquatic risk factors based on ocean conditions.
Beaches and oceans are dynamic natural environments. Crowd conditions, currents, waves, wild animals, and other water and beach conditions can rapidly change. The risks and conditions shown on this site are informational only and not always real-time. Actual conditions may differ. Lifeguards are not always on duty or available. Always remain aware of your surroundings and exercise due care for your own safety and the safety of others around you.
Always check for water warnings or check with a lifeguard before you swim.