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20.00 for a carload to park might seem steep but divide that by even 3 people and for about 7.00... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2019
Larissa H
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Vermont
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Fun for Everyone!

This spot is an amazing place to spend the day. There are tide pools, sand bars, and seaweed... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2019
Storyland2222
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Bartlett, New Hampshire
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Reviewed August 12, 2019 via mobile

20.00 for a carload to park might seem steep but divide that by even 3 people and for about 7.00 each you get a lot of bang for your buck! Gorgeous clean sandy water. Lots of coves to swim in. Long trail for a walk...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 6, 2019

This spot is an amazing place to spend the day. There are tide pools, sand bars, and seaweed covered rocks galore. Kids (and adults) can find hermit crabs, snails, really B-I-G crabs and more. The water is relatively free from seaweed, too. There is an...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Storyland2222
Reviewed July 21, 2019

This is a private beach that costs $20 for a car to park at this beach. It is well worth it. I would say that this beach is a bit off the beaten path and didn't seem to be overly packed for being a super...More

Date of experience: July 2019
2  Thank Nate080411
Reviewed April 17, 2019

Park doesn't open until the beginning of May, but was a great place for a walk and a visit. No facilities open yet so be aware. Some great views across to New Castle and the lighthouses in the channel.

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Richard M
Reviewed March 27, 2019 via mobile

This is a gorgeous beach spot. Tidal pools are a fun way for the kids to spend the day. (At least at low tide) Bring your own food and drink.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

My wife and I had been to Fort Foster before. But this time we brought our son, his wife, and our 16 month old granddaughter. It costs $10 admission, but is well worth it. Go straight to the harbor parking area. The vista is from...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank John R
Reviewed October 10, 2018

We had a beautiful day to walk into the fort area. The gates were closed but there were a number of people trekking to the site. Very interesting signs and remains. The dock is amazing and the concept of adding memorials along the dock rails...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

We had to visit this place. Our first time here. We walked around and just enjoyed the sights. Being closer to whaleback lighthouse and the life saving station was amazing. I took lots of great pics. We loved the dock too.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dianaonacki
Reviewed September 15, 2018

I thought I'd found the perfect place to walk my 2 young dogs on an unplanned visit to Kittery. I am a dog owner who actually follows park rules. If there is a leash law, I keep my dogs on-leash. I always do so in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
11  Thank Explorer435973
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

What a hidden gem. Absolutely breath taking. Had a lovely time walking the area. The groundskeeper even gave us more history on the fort.

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank Lynn F
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Meg P
August 8, 2019|
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Response from squamrose | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yes, I have Verizon and it's really the only one that works well. j
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Robin A
July 18, 2019|
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Hi, There is a gate that allows everyone through with several locations to park. There is Handicapped Parking but I do not know if it's free. It's well worth the trip.
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Yes, dogs are allowed on the beach with leashes.
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