Posts Tagged With: “Bowers Beach”

Please Respect Our Beautiful Beach

Bowers Beach has many events and of course, our beautiful sandy beach.   Please be careful and watch where you are walking.  Since past storms destroyed a lot of the beachfront dunes and protection,  efforts are being made to restore some of the dunes and sea grass.   Please respect our beautiful beach.  Feel free to walk/fish on our new jetty.  Please do not start camp fires on the jetty and leave the rocks in place as these are part of the overall construction of the jetty.  Always bring extra bags to pick up your trash (and bring it with you), dogs are not allowed on the beach from May 1st to September 30th.   Please do not litter.   Let’s all work together to keep Bowers Beach “Delaware’s Best Kept Secret”.   Are you AWARE? “With the arrival of summer, DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police are increasing patrols and […]

Tides, Weather & Local Knowledge (Town of Bowers Tide Charts)

US Harbors Bowers Beach tide chart     Also you can get all of these on your phone: Open in a browser on any smartphone to enjoy their mobile -optimized website.  

History of Bowers Beach

As the St. Jones River winds its way to the Delaware Bay, at its mouth one finds one of the quaintest communities in the state – Bowers Beach. Once one of the premier fishing towns on the Delaware Bay with an average of three hundred boats at the docks or moorings, this town has endeared itself to many residents of the state. People come to fish, to paint, to drink and eat, and to stroll the beaches looking for treasures.