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It's warming up out there, the sunshine feels great, and that means it's time to start hitting up the beaches in Minnesota! While there are the basics, like a swimsuit and a towel (obviously) there are a few other essentials that you need to bring with on your beach excursion this summer.

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Some of these items are for your safety but many of them are purely for convenience. Like a sand coaster for your drink! Keep scrolling to check out these 11 beach essentials.

11 Essentials for Hitting the Beach this Summer in Minnesota

It's heating up out there, so I wanted to put together a list of some items you need when heading to the beach. Other than the basics like a swimsuit and beach towel, here are some essentials you need to bring with you to the beach this summer in Minnesota.

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