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Excellent sandy beach

This is a beautiful sandy beach with excellent facilities. There is a large parking lot from which... read more

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Hamilton, Canada
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Very nice beach

the beach is the best one i've seen so far. A lot of fun, space, sand is perfect. The only thing is... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2018
Vivianne L
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158 Beach Road, Clam Harbour, Nova Scotia B0J 1Y0, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a beautiful sandy beach with excellent facilities. There is a large parking lot from which the beach can be reached in about five minutes. There is a boardwalk from the parking lot to the beach making the beach wheelchair accessible. Just back from...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

we went there to go swimming but it was too foggy to enjoy it , we walked out aways but barely could find our way back to the beach board walk , the water was cold

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank katie m
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

This is a decent beach but a long drive (an hour) from the city. It’s a wide beach, on the Atlantic Ocean, with rolling waves. It has a lifeguard. It is quite long as well. There’s lot of room and rarely is too crowded even...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

the beach is the best one i've seen so far. A lot of fun, space, sand is perfect. The only thing is that the washroom amd change room are a bit further and there is no food, beverages or anything on site so you have...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Vivianne L
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

While this beach is definitely beautiful we could not enjoy ourselves due to the extreme number of mosquitoes. The beach offers many great amenities and our little one was delighted to see multiple rabbits around the picnic area. There is great potential for family fun...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank SparkyLady2013
Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

The water was much warmer than the sign said, i enjoyed the swim in spite of the weather being gloomy and a bit windy. The mosquitos made me leave earlier, they are vicious so bring repellent. White sand, but look out for small dried branches/broken...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed June 23, 2017 via mobile

We are very fortunate to live this close to Clam Harbour Beach! August would be the best month to go, mosquitoes can be bad at times. Also, the water is warmer!! There is a beautiful picnic area to enjoy a lunch with your family and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Carrie W
Reviewed January 29, 2017

i go here to just listen to the waves, to walk, relax, hang out, just enjoy the scenery and to watch the building of sandcastles in august .

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank honiebear15
Reviewed January 22, 2017

Stunning beach with amenities. When we were there we were the only people on the beach. A wonderful place anytime of the year

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Nursekaffy
Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

Visited on a warm November day for a view of the ocean. Park was closed, had to walk in. Only saw a few other people, otherwise i had the entire place to myself.

Date of experience: November 2016
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August 17, 2017|
Response from Carrie W | Reviewed this property |
Get there before 7ish, unfortunately kids like to destroy them before the tide does. Enjoy! It is a VERY busy day there!!
March 14, 2017|
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Response from Lantz S | Reviewed this property |
Clams can be dug here ,late summer is best time ,about 5 minutes away sit the " clam flats" which is a better place to dig.
Brenda G
July 29, 2016|
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Response from darrell n | Reviewed this property |
Sunday August 14TH, gates open at 9a.m.