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Herring Cove Beach

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Address: Provincetown, MA
Phone Number: 18663553260
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Part of the Cape Cod National Seashore, Herring Cove is Provincetown's most...

Part of the Cape Cod National Seashore, Herring Cove is Provincetown's most popular beach.

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One of my favorite beach spots Sunsets are amazing here Showers, restrooms, ample parking Food stand ... Great spot don't miss it

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

One of my favorite beach spots Sunsets are amazing here Showers, restrooms, ample parking Food stand ... Great spot don't miss it

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Sharon, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is the second of two outstanding beaches in Ptown-- but it's not really the second, it's tied for first. It has the advantage of having a nice food/snack bar.

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Westborough, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was a very nice beach where water was crystal clear and low tides. The beach was also perfect for watching sunset. The facility for changing and cleanup showers, etc were great too.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The sand is grainy and coarse but once dry does not stick to you. To be enjoyed as the tide is on its way out as high tide goes up to the parking lot. The shoreline is on the inside of the bay. So unlike say Marconi Beach, at Herring Cove one starts to see the differences in smoothness on... More 

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Barrington, Rhode Island
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The water at Herring Cove seems a tad warmer and is really a pretty beach. The facilities they offer (bathroom, outdoor shower, changing rooms) are nicely kept and newer as well. Nice family beach.

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A nice beach, quite busy when we were there (but not overcrowded). There were nice change room facilities and a place where you can grab a bite to eat (we didn't eat so can't comment on the quality).

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

However you get to Herring Cove BEach just do it! By car turn to the left whne you enter the park and walk on the short trail to the beach. By bike or by foot its an easy walk and then you cut across the dunes to the beach. Pay attention to the tides if you're walking. A great spot... More 

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Saranac Lake, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Love this beach. Been going several years and every time there are new improvements the boardwalk and restroom area is wonderful

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Must visit the National Seashore. Pay the $20 fee once and it's good all daylong to visit the other beaches.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I've been to this beach many times. Since they re-did the bath house and added a concession stand, it's been my favorite place to take the kids late in the afternoon. A couple of nights a week they also have bands in July & August and every band I've seen there is excellent. You can go up and dance and... More 

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