A game similar to horseshoes to play on the beach is the game Washers, and can be played 1vs.1, or a team of 2vs.2. Washers is played by tossing washers at a box that contains a can which is approximately 25 feet away. The scoring is very similar to beach horseshoes in that the players attempt to toss their washers near the box, onto the box, or in the can.
Players receive 1 point if a washer lands within a foot of the box or is leaning against the box. Three points if the washer lands on the box. Five points if the washer lands inside the can. Only one player can score per round. First team to 17 points wins!
The team or player that scores in the previous round throws first in the next round.