Little Island Park is a 122-acre beach park in Sandbridge, just north of Back Bay Wildlife Refuge. The park has a 775-foot beach north of the 400-foot fishing pier for surfing and a 2,000-foot beach for swimming and fishing south of the pier. Back Bay, a brackish lake, provides excellent fishing and crabbing along the western border of this unique park.
- Four Picnic Shelters with Charcoal Grills
- Picnic Area with Charcoal Grills
- Lighted Tennis Courts
- Pickleball Court
- Basketball Courts
- Volleyball Court and Beach Volleyball
- Canoe/Kayak Launch Area on Back Bay
- Public Restrooms
- Seasonal Concessions
- Vending Machines
- Public Use AED
Three beach wheelchairs are available on a first come, first served basis. Please visit the park office to check one out with a driver license or photo ID. Wheelchairs must remain on-site.
Equipment Available for Check Out
The following items can be checked out of the park office with a driver license or other form of photo identification: badminton equipment, basketballs, baseball bats, corn hole boards and bags, footballs, frisbees, rubber playground balls, soccer balls, volleyballs and volleyball nets.
For shelter reservations, please call (757) 385-PARK.
7:30 am - Posted Closing Time
Fishing Pier Hours
May 1? - October 31: 6:00 am - 9:00 pm*
November 1? - April 15: 7:00 am - Posted Closing Time?
?* The fishing pier will be closed from April 16 - 30 for annual maintenance.
*The 9:00 pm closing time does not apply to picnic shelter reservations. Shelters are for day use only.??
Lifeguards are on duty daily from 9:30 am - 6:00 pm from Memorial Day to Labor Day.