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Great Beach

This beach is within walking distance from the house where we stay, parking can be tricky during... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
atlantagor
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Trumbull, Connecticut
Picturesque

We had a nice stroll along the beach taking photos and taking in the beautiful surroundings. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Its_Ellie
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed today via mobile

Nice sunny day to visit but would happy visit in any weather being a beach fan. Small car park near lighthouse, steps to beach. Small channel then sand bar-not wade out. Could see basking seals on the bar.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This beach is within walking distance from the house where we stay, parking can be tricky during peak times, especially if they are doing light house tours, but if you only have time for one Beach stop this is it get there early

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a nice stroll along the beach taking photos and taking in the beautiful surroundings. We were also fortunate enough to spot a seal.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Its_Ellie
Reviewed November 28, 2018

A very convenient pull-off of Rte. 28/Shore Rd. Pretty much at the "heel" of the "knob boot" that is Cape Cod. Facing the ocean, the Coast Guard station and lighthouse is behind you. Make sure your camera's ready (check-out the foundtrips pics)

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank found t
Reviewed November 11, 2018

We were here off season. However the beach looked great. We stopped bor some photos and enjoyed view. Definitely worth a stop.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Barbara F
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

I came on a rather cold day. Walked the beach. Took a picture of the lighthouse/coast guard area. Enjoyed a relaxing day! Heard locals talking about seals being around a lot and therefore sharks are in the water. I did not see any seals here,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MattRoelandts
Reviewed October 25, 2018

Spent a late afternoon at the beach just before sunset (i think you can park there for as long as you want after 5) and it was a very eerie yet beautiful setting. The water was as still as any I have ever seen. Walk...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chris B
Reviewed October 22, 2018

When parking here you only have a short time but it's enough to take-in the views and get some photos.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Steven H
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Turn right when your back is facing the lighthouse and walk along the beach to the amazing “ natural art installation” made of flotsam and jetsam . It’s possible to walk there and back within the 30 min parking allowance . Ignore the coach parties...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JanC377
Reviewed September 25, 2018

A beautiful day for beach walking and viewing seals. I’ve visited the beach many times over the years and, of course, the sand bars always change. This was the first time I’ve seen seals, probably about 50 crowded along the “bar”, very noisy. Also, many...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Janet R
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ejbreault
June 10, 2017|
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Response from leob276 | Reviewed this property |
During the off season and after normal beach hours.
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BevL M
August 4, 2016|
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Response from yogadr | Reviewed this property |
Great question! There is 30 minute parking in the lot along the road at the beach. It is enforced, and during the summer often not available. There is also a parking lot less than a mile away in Chatham center where parking... More
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