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Ditch Plains

Montauk Peninsula, Montauk, NY
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Ranked #8 of 20 attractions in Montauk
Type: Beaches
Traveler Description: Although Ditch Plains Beach has become famous of lately for its surfing, in reality it is most frequented by families during the summer months(locals... more »
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Nanticoke, Pennsylvania
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130 reviews 130 reviews
48 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

Beach was not super crowded. Water was cool but refreshing. We watched some surfers paddle boarders. The beach was clean, water clear. Just classic.

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Saratoga Springs, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Nice Beach. Fun to watch surfers. Many rocks making a good walk tricky. Convenient consessions,bathrooms and life guards on duty til 5pm. Permit parking.

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Bedford Hills, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Great surf break and to the right perfect beaching for miles and miles perfect sand and even bond fires at night

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3 reviews 3 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Quiet, crowdl-ess beach with awesome cliffs and surfers. (Note: having to write more than desired affects the validity and reliability of this survey.)

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london
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We had a lovely afternoon chilling out watching the surfers at Ditch Plains and had an amazing and unexpected lunch at the ditch witch van

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New York City, New York
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

If you love to surf, go here. It is the ultimate surfer's spot in Montauk. It is, however, a very small beach and gets extremely crowded in the summertime.

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Palm Springs, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

This restaurant offers a lobster bake on Sundays and Mondays for $30. Good food and not a bad value. Would return again for certain.

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Huntington, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Surfing and sun and seeing celebrities but parking is hard even with permit but worth the wait and having bond fires at night

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selden, n.y.
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Stay in one of the cottage motels in the area, i*ve been going there for 55 years. the cottages aford privacy and you usually have bar/b/que pits to use. it*s a short walk to the beach,there is no pools as a rule, so you have to be a beach person. the area is sleep friendly, very quiet at night. if... More

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Fairfield County
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

We have been renting vacation homes here for many years. It is definitely crowded in the summer, but if you like to surf, you probably won't mind. Animal lovers will enjoy the mornings and evenings when dogs romp freely in the surf and the beach is wide open. Otherwise, spend an afternoon soaking up rays on your beach chair, but... More

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