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Sandy Beach

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Get your tan on!

My friend and I started going to sandy beach this past summer and we found it very relaxing. It was... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Heber Springs, Arkansas
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Big beach area

If you are going to Heber Springs area, Sandy Beach is probably the longest beach in central... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
Heber Springs, Arkansas
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“nice beach”(3 reviews)
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My friend and I started going to sandy beach this past summer and we found it very relaxing. It was busy towards the weekend but we never felt like we were in someone else’s space. There were times that we would find a bottle floating...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank lavonneC65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently we picked up take-out and decided to go to Sandy Beach on an unusually warm November day and have an impromptu picnic. It was a sunny, warm Sunday afternoon and we had a lovely time eating at the picnic tables overlooking the lake. Only...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LRHappyWonderer
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Really enjoyed our day at this little beach! Very clean and easily accessible. Trees and pavilions for shade are nearby.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 4Virginia_Travelers
Reviewed August 17, 2018

I live here, been there many times. Wife always complains the bathrooms are dirty. On weekends the place is sometimes full of idiots annoying real people with their noise. Small parking lot that will be full on busy days. IT's fine during the week. Trail...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank scoutle77
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

It was very busy on a Saturday afternoon, but thankfully there is plenty of shoreline to spread out on. There is plenty of sandy area away from the shoreline too to spread out. The area was clean when we were there. A lot of boats...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Blondebean
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

If you are going to Heber Springs area, Sandy Beach is probably the longest beach in central Arkansas. Greers Feery Lake is one of the cleanest lakes in the USA. There is a pavilion and shade as well as a very nice beach.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank joprice1955
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This little beach is home to the wonderful Cardboard Boat Races each year and con be an enjoyable spot on Greers Ferry Lake most visits. BUT beware of the occasional and sometimes ruinous presence of rowdy and rude drunks and or druggies, which will make...More

Date of experience: June 2018
4  Thank lawrence72201
Reviewed June 18, 2018

The area itself is nice, however there needs to be more trash cans !! Unfortunately we saw cans, glass, and trash all over the sand and near the water.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Susan M
Reviewed March 22, 2018

From every day sandcastle building, swimming and lounging to the world championship of cardboard boat racing each July, Sandy Beaches a blast.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank j4647g
Reviewed October 11, 2017

This wide and highly popular local lake beach is really a very neat place to enjoy the water and view by yourself or with friends and family.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank candi A
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Emilie R
August 20, 2018|
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Response from joprice1955 | Reviewed this property |
No grills but there is a pavilion.
Chera L
July 5, 2018|
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Response from Susan M | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know, I didn’t see any dogs, or any signs, sorry
Skylier R
June 16, 2018|
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Response from BoardingPass538116 |
Yes, they have great picnic areas where tables and grills are provided.