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cold water, fun time

In late Sept., quite crowed and no charge to go. Sunscreen was needed due to the warm weather and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AttorneyinGeorgia
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Cumming, Georgia
Great place to visit

We wanted to get out of the city and this beach was recommended to us. It was such a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
om2breathe
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Peoria, Arizona
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“tide pools” (22 reviews)
“sand dollars” (17 reviews)
“low tide” (54 reviews)
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Gloucester, MA

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1 - 10 of 219 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

In late Sept., quite crowed and no charge to go. Sunscreen was needed due to the warm weather and bright sun.

Thank AttorneyinGeorgia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wanted to get out of the city and this beach was recommended to us. It was such a beautiful beach tucked away from the main road. We went off season and it wasn't too busy. In the summer, it might get real crowded. You...More

Thank om2breathe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After lunch in Gloucester, we decided to go to Wingaersheek beach. Longer drive than anticipated but a beautiful drive and worth it. The weather is unseasonably warm today, so probably more people there than usual, but not crowded by any means. A beautiful view with...More

Thank Kris H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Drove a few miles outside of Gloucester town and found this wonderful beautiful beach that had a lot of life and action going on in October.

Thank Michael K S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hey, beachgoers! I just finished my review for Good Harbor Beach. I wrote plenty about Wingarsheak Beach. This is my personal favorite beach in Gloucester. But, if you really dig big waves and riding your boogie or surfboards, this IS NOT the beach for you!...More

Thank lmlw33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The long narrow winding approach roads must make for frustrating driving to this location on crowded summer days but we had the good fortune to arrive there with about 100 other beach goers others in late September on a morning that was very warm and...More

1  Thank Taughboyne
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We walked along the beach in the evening and enjoyed a beautiful sunset. The beach appears clean, secluded and off the beaten track. Well worth a visit.

Thank WalterLockhart
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Far off the beaten path is Wingsersheek beach. Tucked away behind protected sand dunes this sweeping beach offers panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean and surrounding coastlines.

Thank Perry G
Reviewed 29 August 2017

This Beach was my "go to beach" when my kids were young. Safe, the water creates a mote where the water is warm once the tide goes out. They can make sand castles, little ones can splash around as if they are in their bathtubs,...More

Thank Vicki K
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Wonderful, family-friendly beach if you arrive early enough! My favorite in the Boston area. If you leave Boston after 9am during the summer, forget about it! However, if you do make it here, enjoy the tide pools, low tide, and beachside amenities (parking, restrooms, concession...More

Thank michelskt
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Audrey2004
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Sorrry I dont know.
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Response from Susan V | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't know since I didn't pay the $30.00.
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4 August 2017|
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Response from Paul B | Reviewed this property |
After labor day or before memorial day
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