Since the beach is a wide open space, storms can be windy and dangerous, especially if there is lightning. Check the weather before your trip, and frequently during your camp-out. Doing so will hopefully allow you plenty of time to leave or seek shelter, if needed.
Can you stay in a tent on the beach?
Yes, you can pitch a tent on the beach as long as it is permissible to do so in that particular area. Many beaches have restrictions on camping, so be sure to check before making any plans. Additionally, always heed local advisories and weather conditions when camping near bodies of water.
What is a Shibumi?
The Shibumi Shade® beach shade is designed to float effortlessly on the ocean breeze. As little as 3 mph of wind is all it takes to keep the canopy floating comfortably. Because the canopy has no rigid structure, Shibumi Shade cannot fly away in a strong gust, or tumble down the beach. Wind Powered®
Do I need a beach umbrella?
The umbrella gives you a place of shade with cooler temperatures on the beach. The odds are though you will be moving in and out of the shade on the beach. Also the umbrellas is not going to filter out all the UV rays. On top of that, there is more to worry about than just sunburn.