Best Beach Activities

By Kendall Albrecht

One of the most popular summer outings,  the beach is a nearby day trip location with an unlimited amount of activities to boost your summer spirit. Whether you prefer to tan and relax or get knocked around by waves, you can’t go wrong with a day at the beach. So lather up with sunscreen, grab some friends, and hit the sand for a guaranteed great time.

Relaxing Activities:

  • Read a book
  • Walk and look for shells/sea glass
  • Pack or grab lunch from nearby and have a picnic
  • Make a bonfire and watch the sunset (don’t forget s’mores!)
  • Dip your feet in the water and look out for sea creatures
  • Explore tidepools

Action-Packed Activities:

  • Swim in the waves
  • Surf or ride boogie boards
  • Build a sandcastle 
  • Bring a volleyball, frisbee, or football