Community Updates

Town of Hilton Head Island Animal Beach Visiting Hours Reminder

Friday before Memorial Day (5/27) thru Labor Day (9/5) Dogs allowed:

  • 10 am – 5 pm: Not Allowed on Beach
  • 5 pm – 10 am: On Leash or Under Voice Control

Additional Regulations

  • Animal excrement must be removed and properly disposed of from the beach
  • It is illegal to allow pets to chase or harass wildlife


The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Department and Town of Hilton Head Island code enforcement officers patrol the beach and enforce all beach regulations.

For more information view the Municipal Code Title 8 Chapter 1 – “Beaches”