We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Dog walk

Stop here for lunch with your pup or take a walk. A nice walk to the beach or eat your lunch... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Rockland, Maine
Small beach

Small beach in the south end of the city. Accessible by stairs and just of the harbor trail. Can... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Zachary C
via mobile
Read all 13 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good40%
  • Average30%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
1 Nov 2016
“Little beach - lots to offer”
4 weeks ago
“Dog walk”
Scott Street, Rockland, ME
Write a Review
Reviews (13)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stop here for lunch with your pup or take a walk. A nice walk to the beach or eat your lunch. Gorgeous views from the car or the beach. Picnic tables are available on nice days. Pet friendly.

Thank Raine8961
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Small beach in the south end of the city. Accessible by stairs and just of the harbor trail. Can be dirty at times from litter.

Thank Zachary C
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Saw this beach when I was having lunch at Archers. It is little but there are so many interesting seashells! I must have walked back and forth a dozen times and kept finding new and interesting shells / rocks or glass. Quite a bit of...More

Thank Glori H
Reviewed 3 July 2016

We were staying close by for a week so we walked here almost every day. We even saw a rainbow one evening. Liked the large ball made out of railroad spikes. Nice sidewalks, benches and a public restroom. Nice view of Rockland Lighthouse and many...More

1  Thank MoMema93
Reviewed 18 June 2016

like others have said, it was small, but the little park with benches and trail are very well maintained. It's a pretty spot. I went to 3 different places for sunrise earlier this week and found that this had the best view over the water....More

1  Thank sherriw18
Reviewed 15 December 2015

The beach at the south end of town almost seems hidden until you come up on the stairs. From the benches above or the beach below it provides you with a nice view of the working harbor.

Thank Calliope207
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

Best place to go for walking/shopping/being with friends and family. Quaint little town of Rockland. Nothing beats being near the ocean. Small beach, but great atmosphere. Friendly people.

4  Thank LonnieBazz
Reviewed 5 August 2015

This is a good place for a few photo ops and a short walk. There is a grass area where you can set out a blanket and take in the scenery and they also have a few wooden picnic tables to enjoy a scenic lunch....More

1  Thank Diana W
Reviewed 27 July 2015

There is a small parking area, picnic tables and benches on the grass overlooking the water, and a walking path that leads to the beach. Many locals use the trail, hard to find parking during the lunch hours.

1  Thank KimisV
Reviewed 28 July 2014

Near the end of the Rockland Boardwalk. Small beach with sand and rocks with beautiful view of the harbor. Read, swim, picnic. Steps down to beach. Free. Very peaceful. Dogs not allowed during summer period.

4  Thank Kay H
Nearby Restaurants
Cafe Miranda
709 reviews
.43 miles away
315 reviews
.41 miles away
Brass Compass Cafe
404 reviews
.39 miles away
Archer's on the Pier
538 reviews
.11 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Farnsworth Art Museum
629 reviews
.48 miles away
Maine Lighthouse Museum
165 reviews
.35 miles away
Project Puffin Visitor Center
125 reviews
.40 miles away
Sail Power and Steam Museum
70 reviews
.27 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Sandy Beach staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines