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South Shore Beach - 140 South Shore Road
Beach Telephone: 401-239-4818
Beach Email:  southshorebeach@gmail.com

Beach closed for maintenance and repairs
May 23-27 2022


         Message from the Little Compton Beach Commission:
UPDATED April 5, 2022- Summer 2022
OPERATIONS

Beach Season:
Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend, weather permitting.

Sanitary Facilities:  Port-a-jons are provided, no running water available

Food Services:  The Beach Commission grants permission to a few private vendors to serve food at the Beach. 
Currently those include, hot dogs, ice cream, shaved ice.

protect in surf South Shore Beach will be offering a Jr. Lifeguard Program in the Summer of 2022
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See links below for more information.

Jr. Lifeguard Flyer
Jr. Lifeguard Application
       
                                                                                                                                                            

Parking Fees, Permits or Passes are available at the entrance of the beach by beach personnel.  
Beach Rates listed below:          
 
                               
                                   2022 Beach Fees

Passes/Permits  Description  Cost 
Beach Pass Daily - Weekday $18
  Daily - Weekend or Holiday  $23
  Weekly  $50
  Season  $200
     
Motorcycle Pass  Anytime $18
     
Camper Application Fee 2022 $100
*requires prior approval by application Senior Citizens & Veterans $50
  *Day Camper pass $35
  *Overnight Camper pass $40
     
Campfire Permit Fires out by 10pm $5



    





        2022 Camper Application



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Letter from The Nature Conservancy to Beach Commission dated 06-12-2020

The beach is managed by the Beach Commission through authority granted by State enabling legislation.  Day-to-day operations are managed by a hired Beach Manager throughout the beach season.  

Beach Commission

The Beach Commission consists of five (5) members elected at the Financial Town Meeting for four (4) year staggered terms. The Commission shall have the authority to manage, regulate and control all public beaches owned by the Town and to make suitable provisions for the care, management maintenance, protection and improvement of the beaches.

Members:

  • Joseph D, Maiato
  • Samantha Snow
  • Donald Medeiros
  • William Ryan
  • Mikel Folcarelli

 Shoreline Change Map - 1939-2003 
Enabling Legislation 1939

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