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Worth the price if you have young kids

Lived in the area for many years and never been here so I decided to treat my 7 year old... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Swanton, VT
Great clean beach

This little known gem of the islands. Went there yesterday after living in the area for 10 years... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
Kathi C
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“picnic tables”(9 reviews)
“shallow water”(3 reviews)
“porta potties”(3 reviews)
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151 Coon Pt Rd, Alburgh, VT 05440-9679
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lived in the area for many years and never been here so I decided to treat my 7 year old grand-daughter. The 2 young workers were very nice and very helpful. The place was clean and had picnic tables in the sun and shade. Water...More

Thank VTer24
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

This little known gem of the islands. Went there yesterday after living in the area for 10 years! Never knew about it. I'll be going there alot more! Super clean ,shallow water, clean port-a- potties on site. Great place to bring those huge float's and...More

Thank Kathi C
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

We stopped by to check it out and the very nice woman at the booth didn't charge us to take a look around. Because of the choppy waters they were not allowing people out with kayaks. We spoke to the same helpful woman on the...More

Thank 250crystalp
Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

This is a great beach. The beach is long and not very deep, so families line up asking the beach. Beach has grills and picnic tables. Only portable potties!

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed March 13, 2017

We love this beach for it's sand dunes, the quietness of it and it's clean sand. The little ones can walk quite far without having too much water on them and the waves are just perfect.

Thank Belle12301
Reviewed February 2, 2017

We love taking the dogs here in the Winter, and strolling the beach. The views are great, the roads are plowed, and there's parking on location.

Thank Ken M
Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

I have been coming to Alburg Dunes State Park since it was called Palmers Sand Beach. We vacation in the area for over 30 years since I was a kid and the beach is always a highlight of our vacation. Extremely clean beach and water....More

1  Thank Heather Z
Reviewed September 13, 2016

The water is clear. The sand is plentiful !!! It's all sandy even way out in the water. It's a beautiful beach I highly recommend it. No bathrooms. Just port o lets. Bring your lunch and drinks.

Thank Julie I
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Many of the beaches on the islands are rocky (not bad for beachcombers!) but if you want an expanse of sandy beach to lounge, linger and swim, this is it! Not a lot of shady spots, so grab your umbrella. Relaxed, casual with drop dead...More

Thank everythingreen
Reviewed August 20, 2016

The cleanest water, lovely view, it was shallow and not to crowded. this is one of my favorite northern Vermont beaches.

Thank Jordan G
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