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Alburg Dunes State Park

151 Coon Point Road, Alburgh, VT 05440
+1 802-796-4170
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Shallow clear water

This is a great beach. The beach is long and not very deep, so families line up asking the beach... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jennifer C
via mobile
Best family beach in Vermont!

We love this beach for it's sand dunes, the quietness of it and it's clean sand. The little ones... read more

Reviewed March 13, 2017
Swanton, Vermont
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“sand beach” (4 reviews)
151 Coon Point Road, Alburgh, VT 05440
+1 802-796-4170

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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
Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

We love this beach...shallow and clean water..quiet, roomy and the staff is amazingly friendly. The only downside is there's no bathroom..only port a potties..they are pretty clean though.

Thank LOTUS1970
Reviewed August 4, 2016

The water is very shallow although pretty clean. There are only port-o-potties there, no real bathrooms or changing rooms. Just an OK beach, really - we preferred the North Beach in Burlington, VT by far.

Thank newyorker1974
Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Really great views,clear water, unbelievable sun rises and sunsets, great for boating and swimming, fishing S pretty good too

Thank berring0
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