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Address: Main Street (Route 156), Baptist Lane, McCook's Point Park, East Lyme, CT
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Hidden Gem of sorts...

Hidden Gem of sorts... beach area connected to McCook Point and the boardwalk is ideal for families. Beach is narrow but very well maintained. Bathrooms available. Need to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 10, 2015
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Oslo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

Hidden Gem of sorts... beach area connected to McCook Point and the boardwalk is ideal for families. Beach is narrow but very well maintained. Bathrooms available. Need to purchase day entry passes which is less user friendly.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Love to walk the boardwalk in the fall. A great beach for little ones. Don't have to walk far to the water.

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West Simsbury, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

We stopped by this beach and while it is small, it was just what we were looking for. The sand is soft and white and the jetty was fun to walk on. They are doing construction in the area, so the weekend is the best time to use this beach.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Hole in the Wall Beach - Niantic, CT - 7/1/2015 This is a great beach. Small, local and intimate. It caters largely to a local crowd but there are also many out of towners that come here as Niantic's population just about doubles during Summer Season. I love it when I hear the bell of the Ice Cream Truck. I've... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Beautiful views of the water. Generous sized park for the children nearby. Wonderful place to walk around, especially in the off season. Can get crowded rather quickly in the summer but the beach is worth it.

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Denton, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

nice beach, only problem right now is you can't access it due to the construction. the boardwalk is being rebuilt still, due to Sandy. So for beach access go to the bay or McCooks.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

A calm quiet beach, even in season! Perfect for relaxing after work day chaos. A nice boardwalk, and benches, and a small park area. Clean, clear water... a play area, and rocks... and two beaches!

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New London, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

The view from this is one of the best we have to offer. The sand is soft, the view is spectacular and the sea breeze is just amazing. watching the boats come and go under the bridge is relaxing as well as peaceful. walking the boardwalk is optional, but it is a wonderful walk with those who are exercising and... More 

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Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We love this beach been going for over 4 yrs. now. Was an Ocean Beach fan for 15 yrs then found this beach it is small BUT you also have the park and downtown area to visit and explore. Employees are always pleasant and the bathrooms are cleaned constantly, have never seen this area dirty. We are glad to see... More 

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Sherburne, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

The beach was nice, but parking was over twice what we thought it would be. Very quiet secluded beach but they allow you to come and go the whole day which is nice. It connects to Crescent beach which has a playground, and a floating raft ( parking lets you in to both beaches,

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