Port Lewes observes the Beach
Rules as defined by the City of
Lewes, Delaware

Lewes Regulations
  • No one allowed on beach from
    midnight to 6 a.m.
  • No dogs on beach from 8 a.m.
    to 6:30 p.m. from May 1 to
    Sept. 30.
  • No alcoholic beverages, glass
    containers or open fires on
  • No smoking on the beach
  • No sleeping on beach from 11
    p.m. to 7 a.m.
  • No horses, boats, fishing or
    crabbing in restricted area --
    300 feet offshore, 100 feet
    west of Savannah Road to 500
    feet west of westerly property
    line of Pilot Point
Beach Usage Rules
The Port Lewes beach is protected by the Harbor of Refuge breakwaters.  
This ensures a family... and child... friendly beach.  From sunrise to sunset, the
beach is excellent for swimming, walking, kayaking, sunning and dolphin
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