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Swim, Sun Bathe, Find Shells and Shark Teeth

Like almost all the beaches in SW Florida, Caspersen Beach suffered from an extended period of Red... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Les W
Port Charlotte, Florida, United States
Sharks teeth

Very good spot to find fossilised sharks teeth. Free parking just opposite beach and showers on the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Simon C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like almost all the beaches in SW Florida, Caspersen Beach suffered from an extended period of Red Tide. All's well now and this beach tends to be a little less frantic than, say Siesta Key. In addition to standard beach activities this one is great...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good spot to find fossilised sharks teeth. Free parking just opposite beach and showers on the boardwalk to get rid of the sand. Kids loved finding the sharks teeth and some good shells but would advise using some kind of sieve.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful beach with miles of board walks, showers and facilities. Picked up many shells and a few shark’s teeth. Great place to relax and enjoy the gulf waters.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've bee there a couple of other times. We always find some shark's teeth, which is why we go there. We found about 50 pieces, about 5 really nice ones in a couple of hours. We were not there during low tide and there were...More

4  Thank Joyce d
Reviewed October 14, 2018

If you are looking for a quiet spot to relax and read or just walk the beach, Caspersen will fit that bill. It’s not overly crowded and people seem to always be polite and respectful of others beach time. Not the best place for hunting...More

1  Thank Patricia P
Reviewed August 29, 2018

The red tide was really bad at this beach. The moment we opened the car door we were coughing. But we roughed it out for our son who was on a mission to find souvenir shark teeth. We did find several and it was great...More

3  Thank jlogozzo
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Ok, so lots of people come to the beach in Venice to find shark teeth - yeah that is cool. But, we were looking for so much more - and we found it!! Quiet beach - out of the way with a free parking lot....More

1  Thank jenLeCreate
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Our 2nd visit. We learned you need to go buy one of those metal scoops to get them. Buy at Walmart. Just out beyond the first set of rocks scoop sand in the water near rocks. Shake metal basket on top of water so sand...More

1  Thank jenniferbG646ZQ
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This is a very clean park. Great bathrooms, clean with showers to rinse off. We found sharks teteh and saw a couple large turtles while visiing. We hope to go back very soon.

Thank Pam H
Reviewed August 27, 2018

our grandkids has a blast looking for sharks teeth. We have been several times in the summer and brought sifters with us. My grandsons 6&9 look for hours. We also swam out to a shallow sandbar to snorkel. A few fish but lots of fun...More

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September 26, 2018|
Response from andiz79 | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest checking the mote website.
Kim W
August 1, 2018|
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Response from Susan V | Reviewed this property |
Across the street is a restroom, if you can make it without burning your feet.
July 9, 2018|
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Response from Dirk S | Reviewed this property |
There is no more red tide