A trip to the beach can be fun for the whole family unless you get stuck in the scorching sun or a sudden downpour. Spending time in the sun without protection can lead to sunburn and even more serious conditions, including heatstroke. A rainstorm can quickly ruin a day at the beach. If you’re planning to take a trip to the shore this summer, bring along a portable shelter so you and your loved ones will be protected from the sun and an unexpected rain shower.

A Portable Shelter Can Shield You from Harsh Summer Sun and Rain

Spending an extended period of time in the sun can be dangerous, but it’s not always obvious that someone is suffering from the effects of sun exposure. Kids may not realize how the sun is affecting them if they’re focused on having fun, and young children may not be able to explain how they’re feeling. Older adults and individuals with some medical conditions can be particularly vulnerable to the effects of too much time in the sun. A portable shelter can keep all members of your family safe at the beach. 

Even if the sky is partly cloudy when you arrive at the beach, conditions may change. You may find yourselves underneath a blazing sun. If you take along a portable shelter, you’ll be glad you did since you’ll be able to quickly get out of the sun and into the shade. 

Summer weather can be unpredictable. Even if the forecast doesn’t call for rain, a sudden drizzle or downpour can come out of nowhere. If that happens, your towels, blanket, food, and other things you brought to the beach can get soaked if you don’t have a way to cover them up. If you bring a portable shelter to the beach, you won’t have to worry about that.

Order a Portable Shelter for Your Trip to the Beach

Shelters of America sells canopies that are perfect for summer outings at the beach. Our canopies are designed to be easy to set up on a variety of surfaces, and they’re also easy to take down and stow away until the next trip.

We offer canopies in a range of sizes and an assortment of colors. All have polyester fabric that can protect you and your family from the sun’s harsh UV rays. The fabric is water repellent and resistant to mold and mildew. Order a canopy today from Shelters of America so you’ll be ready for your next day at the beach.