Table of Contents for Best Beach Games


Introduction 8(18)
Beach Lingo
10(2)
What You Need
12(2)
Before You Go
14(2)
Tips to Keep Everyone Safe
16(2)
Beach Etiquette
18(2)
Choosing Teams
20(2)
Who Goes First?
22(4)
Rock-Paper-Scissors
22(2)
Upstairs or Downstairs
24(2)
I Time
26(20)
1 Family Sand Silhouettes
28(2)
2 Beach Obstacle Course
30(2)
3 Two-Minute Drill
32(2)
4 Which Way Is North?
34(2)
5 Tell Time without a Clock
36(2)
6 Fill the Bucket
38(2)
7 Beach Blanket Bingo
40(2)
8 Beach Blanket Magic
42(2)
9 Pass the Shell
44(2)
II Water
46(18)
10 Drip-Drip-Dump
48(2)
11 Ping-Pong Ball Race
50(2)
12 Private Tidal Pool
52(2)
13 Drizzle Castle
54(2)
14 Saltwater Race
56(2)
15 Will It Float?
58(2)
16 Tip of the Iceberg
60(2)
17 Where Did Our Stuff Go?
62(2)
III Earth
64(18)
18 The Sand beneath Your Feet
66(2)
19 Saturate the Sand
68(2)
20 Sand Town
70(2)
21 Sort the Shells
72(2)
22 Walk on the Wild Side
74(2)
23 Scavenger Hunt
76(2)
24 Beach Alphabet
78(2)
25 Indian Kickball
80(2)
IV Wind
82(16)
26 Ring Toss
84(2)
27 Sand Darts
86(2)
28 Edisto Roll
88(2)
29 Bouncy Tennis Basketball
90(2)
30 Four Corners of Roll
92(2)
31 First to Fifty
94(2)
32 Ribbon Dancing
96(2)
V Low Tide
98(22)
33 Folly Field Roll
100(2)
34 Baseball Shuffleboard
102(2)
35 Coastal Bowling
104(2)
36 Dots to Boxes
106(2)
37 Capture the Shark
108(2)
38 Sand Badminton
110(2)
39 Whales and Minnows
112(2)
40 Tic-Tac-Toe
114(2)
41 Expanded Tic-Tac-Toe
116(2)
42 Three in a Row
118(2)
VI High Tide
120(20)
43 Dizzy Race
122(2)
44 Run for the Flounder
124(2)
45 Musical Sit-Down
126(2)
46 Nim
128(2)
47 Pick Up the Sticks
130(2)
48 Pickle (a.k.a. Rundown)
132(2)
49 String Hunt for Treasure
134(2)
50 X Marks the Spot
136(2)
51 Treasure Hunt
138(2)
VII Dice and Marble Games
140(24)
52 Seashell Around the Clock
142(2)
53 Free the Dolphin
144(2)
54 100-Yard Dash
146(2)
55 Speedway
148(2)
56 Dare to Risk It
150(2)
57 Poker Dice
152(2)
58 Going to the Jersey Shore
154(2)
59 Shoot the Marbles
156(2)
60 Marble through the Mountain
158(2)
61 Marble to the Edge
160(2)
62 Marble Bocce
162(2)
VIII If You Brought It...
164(18)
63 Golf
166(2)
64 Putt-Putt
168(2)
65 Roll Back
170(2)
66 Bicycle Coast Race
172(2)
67 Tennis at the Beach
174(2)
68 Sand Sock Volleyball
176(2)
69 Flip the Cup
178(2)
70 Crabbing
180(2)
IX Try This at Home
182(16)
71 Design a Dry Garden
184(2)
72 Ocean in a Bottle
186(2)
73 Float an Egg
188(2)
74 Let's See Density in Action
190(2)
75 Ocean Currents
192(2)
76 Make Your Own Sea Salt
194(2)
77 The Water Cycle
196(2)
Recommended Reading 198