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Welcome Junior Lifeguard Participants and Family Members.  Summer 2018 is fast approaching and we are looking forward to another amazing summer in the water!!! Currently, we are in the process of switching to a new registration system known as 'Reserve California' which will be utilized by all of the California State Parks Junior Lifeguard Programs statewide. We would like for you to have as much information as possible, so please navigate through our website to find out all the important information you need to know.   Registration for this summer will now open online April 2nd, 2018 at 12:00 P.M. This will all be done through the Reserve California system.  Please DO NOT wait until the last minute to sign up - spots are limited and fill up quickly. Please look at our "Sign Up" page which has all updated information about the new process of signing up and how to create a profile .  We also have new JG uniform items and accessories this year which can located in our "Student Store" section.  We look forward to seeing you out on the beach this summer - stay safe and swim near a Lifeguard!


Summer Activities:

This unique program gives local youth in Monterey County the opportunity to receive instruction and practice in ocean safety awareness skills, paddle boarding, body surfing, surfing, snorkeling, calisthenics, self rescue and more!  We will also have field trips during each session of the program. Some of the fields trips include days at Point Lobos State Reserve, Lovers Point picnic area, Santa Cruz JG competition, and Asilomar State Beach. This program gives young men and women the opportunity to be in top physical condition as well as develop ocean awareness skills not only for their own benefit, but also for the long term maitnenance and preservation of the ocean environment.

WHO: Boys and Girls Ages: 9-15
WHERE: Monterey State Beach (Roberts parking Lot at the S.Beach at the end of Sand Dunes Drive)
WHEN: Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.