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My first trip fishing in the ocean from the shore and it was amazing. Not the best day for... read more

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Casper, Wyoming
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Restoration turned out well

Dunes look great...parking area excellent...new restrooms a plus. Recommend this beach for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stuart, Florida
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Reviewed today via mobile

My first trip fishing in the ocean from the shore and it was amazing. Not the best day for catching but it didn't matter because the waves were beautiful and the colors stunning. Watching surfers, beach combing, and playing in the sand more than made...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DClake
Reviewed 3 days ago

Every major storm seems to wipe out this fun kids beach. The water tends to be shallow, ideal for little ones. BUT, check, because it seems like it is closed more than open.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank StuartGolfer
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dunes look great...parking area excellent...new restrooms a plus. Recommend this beach for families with small kids.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank bill555555
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good beach for a walk or swim. The bathtub part washed away years ago so it is a bit of a disappointment. So it goes!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank David W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just down the road from the House of Refuge, this lovely little beach is different in that there is an underwater reef ~100 yards out (depending on tide), which breaks the waves before they get to shore reducing their size. This means it's great for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank suzanne m
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It was windy when we visited, but beautiful, handicapped ramo, gazebo with picnic tables, beautiful clear water.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Panamaannie
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

You have to make time to visit this gem. It’s off the beaten path but do make the time to visit. It’s very different than any other place.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank pgolden1
Reviewed November 23, 2018

Very nice place to stop. The beach is not so wide, but very nice. wade out a bit - warm brackish water. the mini museum is nice also

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LakeTahoeMike
Reviewed November 6, 2018

....a nice spot for snorkeling if you're into that. At low tide, the reef provides the beach with a nice pool of calm water. Otherwise, it's a nice, sandy, safe beach with lifeguards that can range from really clean to full of seaweed and junk...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JDHoss
Reviewed November 3, 2018

Our experience from Oct 14, 2017. (This was the resting part of our vacation after 5 days of Disney World.) Snorkeling was horrible that morning after high tide but the afternoon trip closer to low tide made it a very good experience. The rocks were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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November 7, 2018|
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Response from 211dianat | Reviewed this property |
Sea creatures live in the sea. They have no boundaries or fences. They roam in the sea. You find them in the water. It is a big ocean.
William P
July 4, 2018|
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Response from Nativewood | Reviewed this property |
This is the county laws for our parks currently posted at the Martin County Parks and Recreation website in regards to the use of alcohol: (Glass is not permitted on the beaches). Sec. 17.12. - Consumption and sale of... More
Lauren S
February 24, 2018|
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Response from Chrissie_626 | Reviewed this property |
It’s March 26th, and the beach is still closed from a county restoration project.