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Caspersen Beach

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Address: end of Harbor Dr, Englewood, Venice, FL 34285
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Casperson Beach

Great day for some beach and sun. Found a few small shark teeth, shells and a sand dollar. The Beach was quiet and not crowded.

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great day for some beach and sun. Found a few small shark teeth, shells and a sand dollar. The Beach was quiet and not crowded.

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Thank George G
Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is a must visit on the Southern Gulf coast. One if the best locations for shark teeth finds. Close to town of Venice. Has ample parking. Showers.

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Crossville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is a great beach for sunsets and beautiful pictures! It's also a great place to hunt for shark's teeth. We found quite a few shark's teeth and various fossils. A cheap plastic pasta strainer works great to sift through the sand. We have been here every day of our vacation, and it's never been very crowded.

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Thank mana4
Venice, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We love old Florida and that includes natural beaches. Caspersen is a real beach not trucked in sand and is definitely back to nature compared to the transported stuff. It:s also more than a beach as the Caspersen family most generously donated all the surrounding land. Great for kayaking, biking and exploring. It even has a nature trail. While it... More 

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Tampa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a black sand beach just south of the main Venice beach. The beach is very well maintained with adequate parking. Nature trails are available for walking and there is pathway along the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway,

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Bring a strainer and start looking for teeth! This white sand beach was quiet and nice for families and anyone wanting to watch planes fly overhead and boats out at sea. We picked a spot and started looking for shark teeth. In two days we found 200!!!

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Tampa, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We did not find any shark teeth, beyond that the beach wasn't that pretty, the sand looked like mud, the water wasn't pretty. It was pretty peaceful, not too crowded in comparison to other beaches.

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New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stopped here briefly at the end of a long bike ride and it was nice. The beach is standard Gulf Coast pretty beach. Nice water, clean sand, lots of shells. The beach also has great "amenities." Clean bathrooms, showers, water fountains, and bike racks!

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Middletown, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The best place to find sharks teeth. The beach is beautiful, boulders in the water in some places. I love this beach.

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Lansing, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a fun beach for shark teeth hunting. Bring a sifter (Can be bought in Venice stores). Parking was easy if you just follow the shoreline until you see a parking lot. If you're not interested in the shark teeth, you might want to pick a different beach. This beach doesn't have a super "beachy" feel & there's not... More 

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