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Beautiful stretch of Beach on the North Shore. Quiet and has the same name as my Family . Both my... read more

Reviewed June 25, 2017
Pasha A
Mount Sidney, Virginia
via mobile
Beautiful Long Island sound beach

Winding inlet out to the sound. Beach on either side . Picturesque. More people than years ago, and... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2016
Robin L
West Islip
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25 Jun 2017
12 Aug 2016
“Beautiful Long Island sound beach”
This beautiful beach is across the Long Island Sound from Connecticut.
Southold, NY
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Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful stretch of Beach on the North Shore. Quiet and has the same name as my Family . Both my wife and myself loved the peacefulness of the place...

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Pasha A
Reviewed August 12, 2016

Winding inlet out to the sound. Beach on either side . Picturesque. More people than years ago, and a bit rocky , but still really nice area. Bring a chair and umbrella and stay awaile.

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank Robin L
Reviewed July 8, 2015

Friendly folks, mostly families at this beach, and not at all crowded for 3rd of July (Friday) 2015. No sport rentals or concessions here, however there is an ice cream truck that makes the rounds every hour. Parking for newcomers requires a day pass from...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank circlek22
Reviewed June 21, 2015

Great beach for all day long. Bring a blanket and lunch to spend the day. Great rocks for fishing or beach for sunbathing. What is special about Goldsmiths is watching the tide pool fill and empty with the tide schedule. Float in and out. Have...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank EMT_Chris
Reviewed November 25, 2013

Goldsmith's beach is adjacent to a narrow inlet which connects to a large salt pond. As the tide changes the small inlet becomes a swift moving river. Ride the current, but be careful on an outgoing tide, you don't want to end up offshore in...More

Date of experience: September 2013
4  Thank JoeDepotLane
Reviewed August 4, 2013

Goldsmiths Inlet is a small tidal connection between a pond and the Long Island sound. A tide operated mill used to operate here but it is long gone; what remains is a mostly shallow winding creek-like waterway which flows either into the pond or out...More

Date of experience: July 2013
3  Thank DCSEasternLongIsland
Reviewed January 15, 2013

This is one of my favorie beach destinations. This beach has a tidal pond that is a kayaking dream. Nice flat water and undeveloped geography creates a relaxing area to paddle and relax with young ones. When the tide is coming or going, the inlet...More

Date of experience: September 2012
Thank JerryCibulski
Reviewed October 30, 2012

The beach to the south west of the inlet is worth a look to, lots of interesti to beachcombers, including the carapaces of horseshoe crabs.

Date of experience: October 2012
Thank WBT
Reviewed October 24, 2012

This is a beautiful preserve on LI Sound, with a tidal inlet where the water rushes into a peaceful pond. I swam here October 1--not quite polar bear season but thrillingly brisk.

Date of experience: October 2012
Thank quibblest
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