If you want a beach with nothing on it or near it this is the place to go. Final scene from Shawshank Redemption was filmed here and you know it once you finally hit the beach.
First note this beach is only open on wkends between Oct and March due to turtle nesting the rest of the year. It is run by Fish & Wildlife so check their website before you go. No fee to get in just a long winding drive on a gravel road. Go slow in case there is another vehicle coming the other way! It makes passing on a single lane road challenging.
You need to bring everything with you as there are no concessions - nor is there any real shade unless you move back under the trees. Many people had small beach tents the day we were there.
Water is beautiful and the long stretch of beach is amazing. Very much worth a visit.
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