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Grandview Nature Preserve

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Great place to walk and find shells

I DO NOT recommend this as a place to swim or launch personal watercraft. The situation of the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Yorktown, Virginia
Great nude beach

Very primitive beach that is usually quiet and deserted. It is a hike to get to, but that makes it... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2018
Doswell, Virginia
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State Park Drive, Hampton, VA 23664
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I DO NOT recommend this as a place to swim or launch personal watercraft. The situation of the beach, the shifty currents, and the ruins of old jetties and such make it very dangerous for that sort of thing. However, I have found some pretty...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 12, 2019 via mobile

Hampton Police are now patrolling it using ATVs. I saw them two Fridays ago. Word is that it had become a gay hang out with open sex at the far end. That's not actually nudist activity now is it? Don't go unless you want to...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 15, 2019

There is only on street parking in a neighborhood, but it is worth searching for parking to walk down to the beach. Don't go when it is hot outside or there will be bugs all down the path to the beach. Last time I went...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Fearless768911
Reviewed August 27, 2018

It was a nice hike all the way. Maybe next time I will wear sandals. It was a nice trip all in all in spite of the 90 degree day.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Oranutan1
Reviewed August 22, 2018

Very primitive beach that is usually quiet and deserted. It is a hike to get to, but that makes it safer to undress. Keep in mind that you have to walk all the way to the far deserted end to get naked, or else you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
6  Thank nudedude85
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Nice quite place to walk with your love one. To sit and reflect on life. A stress reliever for myself. Enjoyed

Date of experience: August 2018
4  Thank Kansastwister67
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Long hike to get to the beach. But worth it. Tons of rocks washed up and plenty of shells. I have never been to a beach like it. Don't think it's for sunbathing though.

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Rosemary C
Reviewed October 23, 2017

We were visiting family and they recommended this place for us. We took the country roads to this natural preserve, the entrance is through a residential neighborhood. First two hundred yards I to the path every so often there was a billboard to tell the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank 4historyandculture
Reviewed October 9, 2017

it is out of the way. almost didn't want to review it, so that it would stay our hidden gem. it is a quiet clean beach. just walk and pick up seashells. no facilities, very little street parking.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank L111WCjohnf
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Beautiful view of the Chesapeake Bay, large beach. Depending of time of day and season many types of birds and animals.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Canalboater29
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