Beach Information

(As of 6/15/18)

Summer of 2018 Beaches

The Borough of Mantoloking will be providing, lifeguard services at the following beaches for the 2018 beach season starting June 15th ending Labor Day:

Downer Avenue beach

Lyman Street beach

Lifeguards will be on duty 7 days a week, from 10 AM to 5 PM daily.

Downer Avenue and Lyman Street beaches will have Lifeguard services for the opening weekend of Friday June 15th to Sunday June 17th. There will be NO Lifeguards on duty Monday the 18th thru Wednesday the 20th of June. Lifeguard services will resume on June 21st at Downer Avenue & Lyman Street beaches.

All 12 remaining beach walkways will be open to the public.  Please be advised there will be no lifeguards at Carrigan, Williams, Newman, Stephens, 1039, 1071, 1085, 1107, Herbert, Princeton, Albertson & 1539.  Use of these unprotected beaches is discouraged and any use of the unprotected beach is at your own risk.

Badge fee: $75 Season / $10 Day – badges can be purchased at the badge trailer on Downer in the municipal parking lot. Cash or check w/driver’s license

The Lifeguards will work under the standards given by the United States Lifesaving Association (USLA), which employ three easy to remember flag colors for public information:

Green: All clear; swimming allowed.

Yellow: Caution; rough water or surf; adult and experienced swimmers only.

RedNo swimming.

Bathers who decide to enter the water outside of the Lifeguard flags are advised that they do so at their own risk! All beach goers are asked to pay close attention to all posted signs and warnings.

Contact #: 732-295-1465 (for non-emergency)

Emergencys: 911

  • Any changes to the lifeguard schedule or location will be posted at the Beach Badge trailer on Downer, Borough social media sites and the Borough of Mantoloking web page.

Thank you,

Stacy S Ferris              Wade Bredin

Chief of Police            Head Lifeguard

A printable version of this notice can be found here.


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