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Address: Point Pleasant Beach, NJ
Activities: Kayaking
Description: Located south of New York City, this beach is known for its sea kayak zone.

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Fun beach

We normally park our lounge chairs by Jenks so we can here there music and they are great about using there rest room... just order something beats the public rr

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 15, 2014
loricogliano
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Blairstown, New Jersey
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303 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Centennial, Colorado
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143 reviews 143 reviews
92 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW

The side was high the day we went so we got to watch many boogie boarders and surfers on the north portion of the boardwalk. Sand is very clean and the city does a good job taking care of the boardwalk.

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Exton, Pennsylvania
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83 reviews 83 reviews
52 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

I really enjoyed visiting Point Pleasant Beach in New Jersey, even though I visited in the colder months when there was snow on the beach. It is a big beach with a path for bicycles and cottages behind that. There is lots of space and you get a good view of the whole beach!

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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Great town to visit lots to do in the summer . Ya can t get bored down there . . Clubs , bars , they re down there . Different shops & so forth . Lots to do in town in the nicer weather .

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Blairstown, New Jersey
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35 reviews 35 reviews
9 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We normally park our lounge chairs by Jenks so we can here there music and they are great about using there rest room... just order something beats the public rr

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Hudson, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Great place to retire if you love the beach, great place to raise your kids. Nice area for all to enjoy.

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basking ridge, nj
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162 reviews 162 reviews
28 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Good sand, clean beach, parking can be expensive so park around the lake, where there are no meters. Fun Boardwalk with rides and games for all ages. Good restaurants in town. Something for everyone.

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New Windsor, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Police officer gave me ticket was not aa happy camper first ticket I ever had in 50 years. Other then that hotel was great .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We took a chance and attended this festival. It was very crowded but worth it. Great food- Just get yourself to the area early and by mid afternoon - head to the beach! The band The Funktion was so amazing- had the crowd going early on. Normally this and other festivals have the local same olds same olds to be... More 

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Fair Lawn, New Jersey, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

The beach and its boardwalk have come back strong after Superstorm Sandy! The place is better than ever!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Great NJ beach - recommend as a family or as a trip with friends. Nice restaurants in the area, easy parking.

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