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Gorgeous, quiet(er) beach

A bit of a climb down, but totally worth it. I found the beach much quieter-especially at sunset. I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Regina M
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Texas
A great spot for a stop traveling Route 1 from Santa Cruz North...6/30/18

My kids found this beautiful spot to enjoy our last sunshine of our 12 day trip as tomorrow and... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
5inavan
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South Deerfield, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A bit of a climb down, but totally worth it. I found the beach much quieter-especially at sunset. I definitely recommend going at about that time

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Regina M
Reviewed 18 July 2018

From the cliffs, it looks like a very nice beach. But when you actually hike to the bottom you are surrounded by trash. Beer bottles, water bottles, red solo cups, plates and poop. I thought that it was dog poop, but then I saw the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank Melissa W
Reviewed 10 July 2018

My kids found this beautiful spot to enjoy our last sunshine of our 12 day trip as tomorrow and Monday's travel day would be overcast and 60 degrees. Someone had written "Will you marry me?" on the beach that we read from way up above....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 5inavan
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We found this spot on the internet. When we arrived we walked down over the railwaytrack. Then we were on the cliff and the view from here is amazing allthough we went down over a steep and slippery path and downstairs it was just as...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank steven26111987
Reviewed 18 March 2018

There were only two people other than us so very relaxing morning stroll. Great views and photo opportunities but watch out for sudden waves. Got my shoes and socks wet, amateurishly. Watch out for the steep downhill walk too. Recommended stop on a roadtrip.

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank J S
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Great spot to get some amazing photos but you'll have to be careful not to get hurt in the process. In order to get to the beach you'll have to walk down a steep slope so make sure you have the proper shoes. The waves...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank filmmofo
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Great stopping point on our roadtrip from Monterey up to San Francisco. Do some research on this before going, there are no roadsigns on where to stop or park. It’s about .7 miles before Davenport when you’re driving from the south to the north. If...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Stefania M
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Be careful at this beach. Don't let the name fool you it's not the Sharks you need to be worried of it's the waves and getting down to them, people die at this beach. That said if you're reading this you must already know but...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

I went on a Saturday and was surprised there were not more around. I recommend good shoes as the way down is the side of a steep cliff. The views are breathtaking. I went on a morning that had a bit of fog so it...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank XtunaL
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

This is a spectacular view, and what I consider a must see while driving along highway 1. BUT, it was hard to find parking lot, and signs were confusing, which read No Parking (but if you read closely, it's only no parking at night)! The...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank mjlock81james
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Response from LjiljanaM150 | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are allowed. When we were there, there was a family with a little dog on its leash.
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