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Bathtub Reef

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Address: 1585 SE MacArthur Blvd, Stuart, FL
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Great Place for a Walk

Good exercise walking on the beach. Can walk in either direction for a good distance. Expect bigger waves outside the reef area and during high tide. Get there early so you can... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Liketotravel121
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Winnipeg, Canada
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Winnipeg, Canada
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17 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Good exercise walking on the beach. Can walk in either direction for a good distance. Expect bigger waves outside the reef area and during high tide. Get there early so you can find parking.

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Orlando, Florida
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A good example of what is left of the reefs on the Treasure coast. Check the weather. It can get crowded at the new parking lot. We have enjoyed it twice.

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Eagle, Colorado
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59 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful beach! Fun for families and it has a great sunset! A must visit if you are on the Treasure Coast!

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Stuart, Florida
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently revamped.........showers, pavilion and pretty water! What else could you want?? Great parking lot although sorta small.

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South Florida, Florida
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85 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

if you want private, and you like a smaller beach area to go to, you have to go here once. It's location is awesome.

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Thank Colleen H
Stuart, Florida
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186 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

they fixed the parking and the walks If a west wind protected from wind by land and very clean and nice. Go during the week when not too crowded

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Saint Cloud, Florida
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52 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great spot to stop and swim. The surf was really bad except here as the reef broke up the surf! Has showers , shade and lots of parking. Great stop to just take a breath of sea air!

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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172 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This beach is nicely landscraped and guarded. It is shallow with rocks which protrude during low tide. It's a great place to gather shells but be careful Nd watch where you walk. The reef does allow critters to get trapped inside when tides go out. We saw 3 sharks inside the reef and the swimming was closed. Have fun and... More 

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Palm City, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bring your fins and mask all ages and enjoy seeing all kinds of fish. I have seen snook and sharks often! Very exciting and shallow! Go early. Not a lot of parking!

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Stuart, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

This beach is perfect for snorkeling or any activity with little ones. If you want to just float around, build sand castles, it's perfect. Lots of deep sand to shore beach

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