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Address: Virgin Islands National Park, St. John
Description: Bay with a beautiful, broad beach that is ideal for swimming and...
Bay with a beautiful, broad beach that is ideal for swimming and snorkeling, with a view of Bordeaux Mountain, the island's highest point at 1,277 feet, in the background.
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Paradise with hiking, swimming and snorkeling!

We loved this beach! The road is rough but perfect for the off road driving enthusiast. Once you get to the beach it is paradise. The water is calm with great snorkeling, swimming... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We loved this beach! The road is rough but perfect for the off road driving enthusiast. Once you get to the beach it is paradise. The water is calm with great snorkeling, swimming and sunning. We also took the trail up to reef bay, petroglyphs, reef bay and Genti Bay. One of our favorite spots! Completely worth the drive out!... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Great place to snorkel with turtles, lots of grass they like. BUT road is horrible needs repairs ...... A must .....

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Ontario, Canada
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

For those looking for an alternative to the Reef Bay trail from the steep trail head at Bordeaux Mnt., you can pick it up from here. There is a long, up-hill accent on the way to Reef Bay, then another on the way back - it took about 40 minutes to get to the petroglyphs and ruins, and a little... More 

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Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

You need 4 wheel drive to get here, but it's worth the effort. Very good snorkeling, and a fabulous beach. The drive is no problem if you have 4WD and the road comes right next to the beach so bring all the coolers and gear you want. There is some shade, but not a lot.

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Raleigh
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55 reviews 55 reviews
22 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

This was our first trip to snorkel Little Lameshur Beach. After a very rough ride to the end of the road, we got to the beach and had it almost to ourselves for most of the day. The snorkeling was good after a long swim out to Yawzi Point up the left side of the bay. Lots of interesting coral... More 

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va
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Tough drive even with 4 wheel Jeep. Less crowded and no tour groups. Beach a little rocky. Most secluded beach we visited. Fairly good snorkeling and good shade available.

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Michigan
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44 reviews 44 reviews
12 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Was amazingly crowded on a Sunday considering how bad the road is getting there. Cool ruins at west end of beach (up a bit) by trailhead. Beach was nice, snorkeling was average. Best part was our pit stop at the VIERS. Tektite museum was interesting.

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Boston
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Turtles, a field of conch! The snorkling was great, the water is an amazing color. I really appreciated the turtle that let us follow her for almost 15 minutes! We never stayed to read but bring a chair.

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Kensington
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

This is one of the prettiest beaches I have visited (much nicer than the highly praised Megans Beach on St. Thomas). It is remote enough that there are very few people with whom to share the beach, and there is good snorkeling not far from the beach on the left side for those who are not strong swimmers. The last... More 

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Newton
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We Liked everything about it. remote and special. The drive to this side of the island is spectacular.

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