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Boardwalk

Boardwalk Road, Sandwich, MA
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Ranked #6 of 16 Attractions in Sandwich
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks
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Norton, Massachusetts
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57 reviews 57 reviews
15 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

It's a fascinating walk along the coast of Sandwich. The walk is extensive and delightful on a less than hot day. Wear a bathing suit, you might go in for a duck and youngsters will want to dive of the boardwalk with a lot of other kids.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

About a week ago, my wife and I drove over to boardwalk beach about 1/2 hour before sunset (it seemed that one can park without paying at that hour, though I couldn't confirm it on the torn website, though we never saw anyone check). The walk on the boardwalk over the dunes was just gorgeous, and the sunset only added... More

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Chicago
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Take a walk on the LONG boardwalk that goes over marshland and ends on a beautiful beach. It is a picture of the east coast with the long grasses swaying in the wind. It's special.

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Fredericton, Canada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We stopped at the boardwalk one evening when you no longer had to pay for parking. I thought it was really nice. There were kids jumping off of it which was fun to watch. The only think that made me a little nervous was that there was no railing for most of the boardwalk so I watched my four year... More

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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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35 reviews 35 reviews
4 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I'm not sure if Sandwich really wants visitors. The whole expensive parking/private beach thing can be a bit annoying. Don't pay $15 to walk this narrow path. Watch out for the broken boards. People jumping off the boardwalk can make it a bit slippery. There are no railings for most of it. We did see jellyfish, crabs, and some interesting... More

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Falmouth
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63 reviews 63 reviews
9 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

The marsh is beautiful but is, after all, just a marsh. The walk is fairly short and a bit high off the marsh. It's worth one trip but hardly another.

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Colorado
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Wedding party had photos here.. stunning! This is top of the list when planning the event, however, hurricane damaged and we thought all was lost. They rebuilt it.. seems stronger. Perfect.

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Warlingham, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

The Sandwich Boardwalk is a hidden gem in a Cape Cod town that seems to be trying to keep its historic beauty very much to itself. Getting tO the town is just map reading (or GPS), but once there signage is pretty much non-existent. Finding parking to explore the town means cruising until you can grab an on-street bay, while... More

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New Castle, PA
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87 reviews 87 reviews
61 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

My family (including a four year old) took a walk out here on a misty overcast morning. We enjoyed the scenery on the boardwalk (which is raised w/ no sides) and enjoyed walking along the beach while we were there. We were there at low tide and enjoyed looking at the tide pools and finding rocks and shells. Stay off... More

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Hope, New Jersey, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

After spending a day on the beach and swimming in the sound, finding shells and pieces of marble and granite, I was completely enamored by the small, quiet beach. The boardwalk was a nice walk, with a perfect view from the top of the stairs of a heavenly sunset, pink and lavender swirls painted above the salty waves. This is... More

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