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beautiful shelling

Again a location for different shells, beautiful and quite, multiple access locations and parking... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sevierville, Tennessee
The shark tooth photo is VERY misleading

No sharks teeth here on the day I visited, but plenty of small shells. Bring a digging tool and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bonaire, Georgia
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“shark teeth” (19 reviews)
“great shelling” (50 reviews)
“limited parking” (31 reviews)
San-Cap Road, Sanibel Island, FL 34223
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Again a location for different shells, beautiful and quite, multiple access locations and parking locations with restrooms

Thank MJR987
Reviewed 1 week ago

No sharks teeth here on the day I visited, but plenty of small shells. Bring a digging tool and dig for your shells. There a shells a foot thick under the sand, but you have to work for them. Some shells were tossing about in...More

Thank kmfolsom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Get some snacks and go early to snare a parking place for sunset. This is a smaller beach, but great location just across from Captiva Island. People on Sanibel are very friendly as well!

Thank cocokac
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Blind Pass has two small parking lots: one on the Sanibel side, and another one on the Captiva side, which is known as Turner Beach. Yes, the parking lots do fill up fast if the fishing or the shelling here is particularly good that day....More

1  Thank invertpaleo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tried to visit this beach twice during our trip and was unable to find parking either time. There were several other vehicles searching for parking as well.

Thank SIndiana
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped at Blind Pass Beach to walk the beach and check out the shells, they are every where, be sure you are wearing shoes! The only draw back is everywhere you stop it's $5.00. I suppose the space is limited and it's vacation!

Thank Elmwood C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love Blind pass area, fishing from the bridge, hanging on the beach, shelling. So much to do. This time we were on Turner beach and some a couple young boys wave running....think that is what it is called. Insane, as it was very cool...More

Thank Lou A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After reading reviews decided this would be our first visit when on the island. It was terrible, Parking is a pain as there isn't much of it on either side of the bridge. Not many shells to find, beach very narrow not much space for...More

1  Thank Ken L
Reviewed 11 December 2017

We stopped by briefly. Wish we had longer to stay but it was getting dark. Fabulous for shelling. Mounds of shells and I'm sure had we had more time, we could have really filled our shell bags with some gems! Beautiful beaches. Wasn't overly crowded...More

Thank lamfer
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Came to this area to so some fly fishing. Really good Snook fishing right off the beach. Fished other beaches in the area and came here and caught one within the first 10 minutes, as well as lady fish. Many species seem to congregate here....More

Thank cbergin
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Henry s
9 January 2018|
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Response from mswink1979 | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure to be honest. Sorry I couldn’t be of more help!!!
31 October 2017|
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Response from mswink1979 | Reviewed this property |
May be a bit late on this-sorry! South seas island resort is nice if you prefer a resort type place to stay. A bit pricy, but plenty of amenities to keep everyone busy.
Ritaban S
11 April 2017|
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Response from Karen S | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure when the beach closes (if at all) but it is crowded at sunset!