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Sandy Neck Barrier Beach

West Barnstable, MA
+1 508-362-8300
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Should be called Rocky Neck....

Beautiful beach but full of rocks. FULL. not very much sand at all. Bring your shoes... you'll... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2014
LTrainer77
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Frisco, TX
Good energetic walk!

As we were there first thing, there was virtually nobody else about! We walked from the parking lot... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2014
GremAndTabs
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Burnham, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
13 Feb 2017
“Beautiful beach. Just a little to rocky.”
11 Jul 2016
“Unique landscape of beach, dunes and marsh”
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West Barnstable, MA
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Reviewed 18 September 2014

Beautiful beach but full of rocks. FULL. not very much sand at all. Bring your shoes... you'll need them.

Thank LTrainer77
Reviewed 9 September 2014

As we were there first thing, there was virtually nobody else about! We walked from the parking lot along the path to the entrance and then took the trail by the side of the marsh, which was busy with birds flitting around over the reeds....More

Thank GremAndTabs
Reviewed 29 August 2014

We have been coming to Sandy Neck for over 20 years, and yes it can be rocky in places. Sandy Neck is a barrier beach that was formed over 5,000 years ago and fronts the Great Salt Marsh on the backside of the dunes. The...More

Thank Twentybucks
Reviewed 7 August 2014

Lots of rocks on the beach. Hard to get to the waters edge. Enjoyed the day despite the rocks because it was a picture perfect day.

1  Thank Janet M
Reviewed 30 June 2014

This beach was beautiful. We stopped for only a few hours before heading home. It was rocky, but loved to walk the beach. It was peaceful and breathtaking.

Thank spoonrice
Reviewed 8 September 2013

Quiet and pretty. Snack bar with hot food. Liked Restraunt s ere good , friendly and reasonable. The Dolphin was the best.

Thank Kathi D
Reviewed 28 June 2013

It was late when we got there, so dark was descending fast. It was my first time there, and I realized how much I had missed. We plan to return....

Thank BernadetteMillis
Reviewed 14 May 2013

Best seen from the water. You can see this from any of the charter boats out of Barnstable Harbor. It is just beautiful.

Thank Elisabeth D
Reviewed 25 October 2012

Nice beach to spend some time looking for beach glass. Ample parking, newly replaced. Also was an easy bike ride from the High Pointe Inn.

Thank jrmcguiresr
Reviewed 27 September 2012

We take our Jeep out here beyond where the main body of people hang out but it's the same view and the same water! When the tide goes out on Caep Cod Bay you are facing a magnificient coastal plan. You will however have to...More

Thank tbecker2359
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