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Spencer Beach Park

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Address: Highway 270, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743
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Nice enough little stop

I would say this is between a 3 1/2 and a 4. There are lots of trees along the beach, so there is lots of shade (also lots of leaves and nuts on the beach). There is plenty of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 15, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

I would say this is between a 3 1/2 and a 4. There are lots of trees along the beach, so there is lots of shade (also lots of leaves and nuts on the beach). There is plenty of parking, some even in shade. It doesn't seem to get super busy. There are warm showers and restrooms. The water is... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Nice setup. With basketball court and all facilities. Lots of parking - frequented by locals. Also BBQ spots right on the beach under shady trees. Not so nice: the beach seemed pretty messy and the water more muddy - I know, I'm spoiled by Hapuna ... Nevertheless - waters are pretty calm and shallow - perfect for kids.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Far enough out of town not to be too crowded( you need a car to get there) Clear water, some OK snorkeling, Fresh water showers in open air to rinse off Shady seats under the trees

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Ok beach, lots of locals. Easy car access and water to wash down. The water is shallow and it is great for little ones. No real surf fairly protected bay. Great burger place about 10 minutes north.

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Wilmington, Delaware
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

More of a locals beach calm warm water, good for children. Good to take swim after doing the national historic Park

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Fort Langley, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

We were here in July and the winds are coming from the southwest; apparently that means this time of year, you will have very little wave action on the Northwest shore beaches like Spencers Beach. That means its a very safe beach for the kids to play on the shoreline or wading in the water. If you want to snorkel,... More 

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Grass Valley, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Nice family beach with shade and calm waters for younger kids. There are some rocky areas to side of the beach for snorkeling as well. Plenty of parking and public restrooms.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

This is probably one of the most beautiful beaches in America. Great place just to have a picnic or lunch and not far from a great Whale watching place.

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Centennial, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

If you're looking for a good beach break Spencer's is not the place. The breaks are VERY far out. BUT it looks like a great place to paddle board. I saw a guy with an inflatable board paddle way out and ride waves then paddle back in. What is great about Spencer's is it's not really a tourist destination, there's... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Excellent beach. It has a gradual decline as you enter the water so young children and individuals that have hip issues can really enjoy the ocean. The wave action is nothing like Hapuna and is a great place. It has picnic tables, grill area and shaded areas. It is a great beach.

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