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Swim in an aquarium, with easy access, washrooms and shower

Well protected cove with lots of fish, calm water and some places with current for the fun. Sand and stone bottom, one a the best place to snorkel with kids

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Vancouver
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Well protected cove with lots of fish, calm water and some places with current for the fun. Sand and stone bottom, one a the best place to snorkel with kids

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Carseland, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a hot day. Not too much people in the afternoon. You have to walk carefully in the water. Water is ok. Besides, you can see lots of wave there.

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Iowa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Must see on the north shore. Absolutely beautiful views of the shore line. Very rocky and water shoes is a must. Read in reviews this is a great spot for snorkeling, but we did not get in the water with the waves being so high that day.

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Waterbury, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Didn't see any sharks but snorkeling made it easy to see different types of fish. Recommend wearing water shoes on this beach and in the water.

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Mahnomen, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place to go snorkeling with no cost. There is a little hike down the rocks to get to the bay but it is manageable. The cove was beautiful and not at all crowded. The snorkeling yielded a lot of fish life and we had a great time

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Annapolis, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great time with live, REAL aquarium adventure. Waves, current and undertoe change fast so be prepared to watch the surf and stay safe. Lots of family fun for hours!

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016

Beautiful scenery, lots of fish for good snorkeling. Calm, shallow water even in the winter months when most of the north shore has big rough waves. Awesome food trucks right across the street.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

Was here in December, while it's a bit rocky it is a lovely peaceful place for swimming on the North Shore of Oahu. Across the road from the beach are a variety of food trucks serving shrimp, tacos, burgers, shave ice etc.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

Its great place for swiming in ocean in winter time = in time of big waves. Sometimes too much people here, but its worth.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016

My husband and I have never snorkeled so we were excited our first experience was here. My husband said it was like being inside a fish tank. We saw tons of tropical fish and enjoyed our hour or so in the water. Only issues were it was crowded, but once in the water it wasn't too much of a problem... More 

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