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Address: Salisbury, MA 01952
Phone Number: 9784624481
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Great Beach Camping

Heard lots of negative reviews but found this campground to be well maintained and very "friendly". Huge lots but very open . True beach camping. My dogs loved going in the water... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Debbie K
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Chelmsford, Massachusetts
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Chelmsford, Massachusetts
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22 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Heard lots of negative reviews but found this campground to be well maintained and very "friendly". Huge lots but very open . True beach camping. My dogs loved going in the water and we saw lots of dogs there. I will be going back.

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Thank Debbie K
Gloversville, United States
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The beach is not well maintained and could use a good grading to pick up the trash. I have a pet peeve and it is cigarette butts lying all over. NASTY! Please grade your beach and it would be soooo much cleaner.

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Thank Trinda S
Colchester, Vermont
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No skim boarding, it's a beach and that is one of the main reason to be there. Needs a good cleaning especially by the lifeguard stands.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

saw the same thing at Hampton beach today flying ants every place most were dead but just the same never saw them before

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Thank Helen B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No lifeguards or charge for parking before 9am - we made it a regular weekend trek, get in before 8am and out by 9am - no traffic, no crowd, just a relaxing time sitting on the beach and watching the waves.

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Thank Robin B
bradford, ma
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15 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

There is something for everyone and you can come almost any time of year, enjoy games and food. The boardwalk beach can be a bit crowded and not the neatest - people really need to stop being so inconsiderate by leaving trash on the beach - but we always enjoy it. The reservation is also a great beach if you... More 

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Palmer, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

A great way to spend the day on a nice sandy beach. The sun was nice and the views along the river were great. There is a campground there too, but it does not offer much shade. My favorite part was sitting along the Merrimack River. It did not look that wide but there were some pretty good sized ships... More 

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Thank Carol Ann P
salisbury
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Salisbury is a great little beach town to visit. The center beach area is being rebuilt after a storm this winter caused damage but a new boardwalk is being built. The reservation is awesome and if you like to camp this is a great place right on the ocean.

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Utica, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

Our sister-in-law was born here and she insisted that we experience her childhood. You can still feel it... a nice white beach, the arcade, the ice cream shops, music by the water, fun restaurants. We loved it!

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Massachusetts
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56 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

This is one of the loveliest beaches in the northeast. Sure the water is cold, but the views are lovely. The walk to the Merrimack River jetty is delightful and it doesn't take much luck to see seals or even a bald eagle! To top it all off there are great bathrooms that are even open off season and there... More 

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