Getting Ready for a Day at the Beach: The Ultimate Beach Packing List

In case you didn’t get the memo, summer is here. And there are few things that encapsulate the sunny season quite like the beach. From ways to protect against harmful rays to games to play with the whole crew, we’ve got your beach packing list covered.

A woman walks carrying a large navy custom nautical beach tote from Not For Navigation

A Custom Tote for Your Favorite Beach

Everyone has a place they hold near and dear to their heart, and the Not for Navigation Custom Beach Tote turns that location into a customized, lasting memento. An image of your special location is created from nautical charts and topographical maps then silkscreened onto a durable canvas and nylon beach bag to carry everything you need.

A mom applies Dr. Federenko's organic sun stick to her son's face

Doctor-Approved Sunscreen

Keep the rays at bay with this organic sunscreen. The Dr. Federenko Organic Sun Stick‘s easy-to-apply formula is American-made and contains only essential oils and other botanicals. However, it leaves out harmful chemicals, parabens, and phthalates. Enjoy the sun without worrying about burns or what you’re putting on your skin.

A woman stays cool in the park thanks to Time Concept's WFan wearable fan

An Ocean Breeze Anywhere

Don’t wait for a gust of wind for a refreshing breeze on your day at the beach, have it on demand. The Time Concept Portable Rechargeable Fan is a breath of fresh air. Hands-free, lightweight, and quietly powerful, it’s the perfect way to keep your cool—for sports, gardening, or soaking up the sun. It’s got two fans, three speeds, and completely flexible so it’s easy to stay breezy.

Pink and blue Surfer Dudes wave-powered surfer toys ride waves at the beach

A Radical Ocean Boomerang

This ocean surfer can play in style. The Surfer Dudes Wave-Powered Surfer acts like an ocean boomerang. Throw it into the ocean and watch as it catches a wave and comes right back. There are no batteries, no noise — just surfing fun at the beach.

A white RovR high-performance cooler sits perched on a rock by a river

An Adventure-Ready Cooler

The RovR High-Performance Cooler handles anything. The all-terrain wheels navigate trips to the beach, hiking trails, and attacks by Grizzly bears. Yes, seriously. It keeps contents cold for 10 days and comes stacked with accessories so you can prep food and drinks all in one place.

A Cold One Stays Cold for Hours

BottleKeeper’s Insulated Beer Bottle Holder is the perfect match for a hot day at the beach. The neoprene-lined stainless steel koozie locks coldness in and fits most 12-ounce bottles. The tethered lid comes with a built-in bottle opener and a padded, screw-on base for extra protection. All that and it’s guaranteed to last a lifetime.

A woman on a terrace shakes out a blue & white striped quick drying beach towel from Dock & Bay

A Fast-Drying Towel

Add a sand-resistant and super-absorbent quick-dry towel from Dock & Bay to your beach packing list, camping packing list, or a trip to the gym. Each soft towel is made of lightweight, tightly woven microfiber. And it is generously sized to dry you all over and cover your whole lounge chair. 

A group of friends plays Chippo outdoor golf game in their driveway

Hit the Links on the Shore

The Chippo Outdoor Golf Game blends pitch and putt with cornhole for a new golf-centric game you can take anywhere. Golfing buddies can use their own clubs to hit from turf-covered chipping mats into the netted holes. High-density foam balls have true spin and trajectory so they feel like the real thing but won’t cause damage like a real ball can.

However you like to spend your time at the beach, this beach packing list will help ensure it is fun and relaxing.

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