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Ocean City Beach

Ocean City, MD
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Ranked #2 of 15 Attractions in Ocean City
Type: Beaches, Outdoors
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Nazareth, PA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

This is by far my favorite beach to go to, all the way from PA. It's clean, free and not usually wall-to-wall people. There is a nice atmosphere that OCMD beach has. Dolphins are usually visible from the beach in the summer, along with boats and at night you can see the fishing trawlers.

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Havre de Grace, Maryland, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

There is definitely a difference between seasons. Much more quieter and as you stroll along the water, take a moment to just listen.

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Darnestown, Maryland
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73 reviews 73 reviews
11 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We love OC especially at end of or beginning of the season. We were down in Oct and had spring weather. it was absolutely beautiful. We surf fished and also fished the bay. Ate at all the great places like Fishermans. Could not have asked for a greater time.

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Davenport, Iowa
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33 reviews 33 reviews
6 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We stayed at a hotel right on the ocean. The sand was clean, the views were amazing. Lots of tourist attractions up and down the coast line, such as the Boardwalk. Nice place to go. If you thrive on crowds, go during the height of tourist season, otherwise, nice and serene in the off-season.

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Baldwin, Maryland
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4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

The beach was clean and quiet. There were still a good number of attractions open on the boardwalk. The people traffic is still active and It is apparent that this is the beach goers last glimpse of the ocean before winter.

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Ocean City, Maryland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Aside from som sharp drop-off and some strong undertow where the older kids were body surfing, the beach in O.C. is great. The water is quite warm in September and the Beach Patrol was still on duty in the early part of the month. For whatever reason, the shore break is always challenging, so whenever you go, NEVER swim at... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Dead quiet in late October but temperatures are still nice. With this comes many closed shops. Nice stroll along the water and boardwalk.

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Ottawa, Canada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

the boardwalk is 3 miles long, there is a tram you can take for $3 one way, lots of shops along the way, and some resturants

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Pittsburgh, PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Been going to OC for years with my family and continued the tradition with my own kids, now that my kids are grown, me and my husband go down every year for Sunfest (September) this is a great event, if you never been, you should go!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014 via mobile

I LOVE the OC! The beach is phenomenal! I visited the weekend of the air show, which was an awesome sight! I enjoy cruising the Boardwalk and visiting all the shops. My first stop is Thrasher's for their bucket of fries, then I have to get caramel popcorn with pecans! I must have an oceanfront room with balcony. There's nothing... More

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