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North Rustico Beach

Address: Rustico, Prince Edward Island, Canada
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Ranked #1 of 7 Attractions in Rustico
Type: Beaches, Outdoors
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Type: Beaches, Outdoors
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Lake City, Florida
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223 reviews 223 reviews
91 attraction reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We were here during the off season so we pretty much had the place to ourselves. The views along the beach were great, I would like to come back when the weather is warmer.

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Tavernier, Florida
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290 reviews 290 reviews
123 attraction reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

WE visited this beautiful area the the view is amazing and the cliffs are amazing. Not far from Cavendish and easy walking and good hiking down the beach.

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Mont-Saint-Hilaire, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Very enthousiastic , everything we did was wonderful, goog weather , very nice people on the island....will go back .

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Stoneham, Massachusetts
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295 reviews 295 reviews
143 attraction reviews
224 helpful votes 224 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

North Rustico Beach can be accessed through the National Park or from North Rustico Harbour. During the summer months there is a per-person fee to get into the National Park. After labor day the park is free. There is a parking lot with washrooms and a bathhouse. From there you reach the beach by a path through the dunes. You... More 

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Manitoba
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119 reviews 119 reviews
20 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Close to our cottage we walked it every night and visited for a whole day as well. Lots of room for privacy and sandbars to put your chairs. Protected from the wind on cool days in late August.

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Longlac, Ontario, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Although it was cool and damp the day we visited North Rustico Beach, we enjoyed the warm sand, and fresh breeze coming in from the Gulf of St. Lawrence

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Brampton, Ontario
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45 reviews 45 reviews
11 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Nice beach to take long walks on and see the sights. Great little shops and marina to check out. You can find used lobster traps for $10 around here.

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ottawa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Great Beach... you don't have to be in the park and nice restaurant and souvenir shop are close by! Good beach for walking, and you can watch the fishing boats coming and going from the port.

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Fredericton, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We recently enjoyed this beach on our trip to PEI. It is less crowded than Cavendish Beach and it has beautiful sand. There is a washroom at the entrance to the beach and a place to rinse your feet when you leave. The only issue we had was getting onto the beach. My senior mother had a hard time as... More 

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New Brunswick
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014 via mobile

We always enjoy coming to this beach while vacationing in PEI. It is not as crowded as Cavendish and my boys enjoy beach combing for seashells and rocks.

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