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Address: Chilmark, Martha's Vineyard, MA

Exclusive Martha's Vineyard beach.

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Need a Sticker if Summertime

Our island beach for years. We tend to visit more off season. Carry in and carry out, only porta potties available and no concessions. Take an umbrella as there is no shade at... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our island beach for years. We tend to visit more off season. Carry in and carry out, only porta potties available and no concessions. Take an umbrella as there is no shade at all. Watch the weather reports for great waves for boogey boarding.

Thank BrissleGirl66
Plymouth, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the large stones and mist rolling into the cliffs is quite the scene. The parking was easy and a quick flat walk to the beach. Plenty of space to spread out from the crowds

Thank PhishDaly
East Lansing
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Getting access to this very private beach is not easy. Whatever compromises in you have to make to get a pass, do it! Some places in Chilmark come with passes; some don't; ask before booking. Even local property owners with required stickers cannot get in if the parking lot is full. But the beach itself is just wonderful. There is... More 

Thank Carol D
Boston, Massachusetts
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53 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

one of the prettiest beaches on the island. beautiful for a walk. warm water later in summer. sometimes very strong surf.

Thank mmmlara88
Boston, MA
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148 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

This is a beach where a photographer can capture some great photographs! The beach is lovely, and the places where there are high cliffs and stone sculptures are just beautiful, and certainly not usual on other beaches. The waves make life interesting. It was not too crowded the third week in August. Just for the scenery, this beach is worth... More 

Thank maggied00dle
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

I've visited this beach in the off-season to photograph the dramatic cliffs, which are slowly being eroded. So sad, but what a backdrop for summer swimming. Too bad it's private so only those who own or rent homes in the area can enjoy this nice place. It's really pretty.

Thank Gayle63
Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2016

We were lucky enough to come here in June before the summer season officially began. Lucy Vincent is a beach only for Chilmark residents, but there was no one to check for beach parking stickers, so we were able to walk right onto the beach. It's one of the prettiest beaches on the island with lots of incredible rock formations... More 

Thank jwells3665
Redwood City, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Hey wonderful and natural, clean Sandy. Beach. Wonderful to come with the picnic or just walk, sick watch the marvelous waves and surf. Limited parking

1 Thank pkrome
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2016

Great beach, awesome view. We went during off season. usually this beach is only for local residents. But during off season (Oct - April) you can visit this beach without much interference from local administration. This is the best beach in MV for it's unique natural beauty. Wide beach area, long stretch, beautiful rock formations on the water and thundering... More 

1 Thank babin5d
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2015

I am not a resident of Chilmark but recently had the opportunity to Finally visit this beach. If I knew how truly beautiful this space is it would not have been this long to experience! Large beach oat grass grace the entrance; fine beige sand deep against surf, rippled at low tide. Clay cliffs and tall rock spires are the... More 

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