St Johns County Beach Services Updates

Beach Access Updates

Vilano Beach Closed to Vehicles – Effective Monday, August 29, Vilano Beach is closed to vehicular access for the immediate future due to increased erosion, rising surf, unusually high tides, and current and projected significant weather events impacting the coast this week. Vilano Beach remains open to pedestrian traffic, and Porpoise Point Beach remains accessible to both vehicular and pedestrian traffic.

Beach conditions are subject to change. Access updates are posted as necessary and may be updated several times in a day or not at all for days if conditions remain unchanged.


For more information about St. Johns County Parks and Recreation, beaches, pavilion rentals, and beach wheelchair program, please call (904) 209-0752. Office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday, Wednesday, Friday. Please allow up to 72 hours for a response.