List of beaches in New England


List of beaches in New England
A beach on the coast of Massachusetts on a foggy early spring day.

This is a list of beaches in New England sorted by state then town. Beaches are not exclusively all on seashores but may also be located on lakes, rivers or other bodies of water.

Contents

Connecticut

Connecticut's southern shore with 618 miles (995 km) of tidal coastline offers many beaches on the Long Island Sound and inland:[1][2]

Maine

Maine's coast offers sandy beaches on the Atlantic Ocean between 3,478 miles (5,597 km) of tidal shoreline:[1]

Massachusetts

Salt-water beaches in Massachusetts are entirely in the eastern part of the state, concentrated in particular in Cape Cod and islands along its 1,519 miles (2,445 km) of coastline:[1]

  • Barnstable
    • Bone Hill
    • Bridge Street
    • Cordwood
    • Covells Beach
    • Craigville Beach
    • Crockers Neck
    • Cross Street
    • Dowses Beach
    • East Beach
    • Estey Avenue Beach
    • Fifth Ave
      • Fifth Ave (boat launch)
    • Indian Trail
    • Kalmus Ocean
    • Kalmus Yacht
    • Kennedy Memorial
    • Keyes Beach
    • Little River
    • Loops Beach
    • Millway
    • Oregon Beach
    • Oyster Place Road
    • Prince Cove
    • Ropes Beach
    • Sandy Neck
    • Scudder Lane
    • Veterans Beach
    • Wianno Avenue
  • Beverly
    • Brackenbury
    • Dane Street
      • Dane Street Bathhouse
      • Dane Street Jetty
      • Dane Street Outfall
    • Goat Hill
    • Independence
    • Lynch Park
    • Mingo
    • Ober Park
    • Rice Beach
      • Rice Outfall
    • Sandy Point
    • West Beach
    • Woodbury
  • Boston
    • Carson Beach, Old Harbor Reservation
    • City Point Beach, Old Harbor Reservation
      • City Point Beach at Farragut
    • Constitution Beach, Belle Isle Reservation
      • Constitution Beach at Middle Site
      • Constitution Beach at North Site
      • Constitution Beach at Recreation Center
    • Harbor Islands Reservation
    • M Street Beach, Old Harbor Reservation
      • M Street Beach at M Street
    • Malibu Beach, Dorchester Shores Reservation
    • Pleasure Bay, Old Harbor Reservation
    • Savin Hill Beach, Dorchester Shores Reservation
      • Savin Hill at Bayside
    • Tenean Beach, Dorchester Shores Reservation
      • Tenean Beach at Middle Site
  • Bourne
    • Barlows Landing
    • Cataumet Harbor
    • Electric Avenue
    • Gray Gables
    • Monument Beach
    • Patiusset Beach
    • Sagamore Beach
    • Scenic Park
  • Braintree
    • Smith Beach
  • Brewster
    • Breakwater
    • Cliff Pond Beach, Nickerson State Park
    • Crosby
    • Ellis
    • Flax Pond Beach, Nickerson State Park
    • Linnell Landing Beach
    • Little Cliff Pond, Nickerson State Park
    • Paines Creek
    • Point of Rocks
    • Robbins Hill
    • Saints
  • Carver
    • Barretts Pond, Myles Standish State Forest
  • Chatham
    • Andrew Hardings Lane Beach
    • Bucks Creek
    • Cockle Cove Beach
      • Cockle Cove Creek at Parking Lot
      • Cockle Cove Creek at Ridgevale Bridge
    • Forest Street Beach
    • Hardings Beach East
    • Hardings Beach West
    • Jacknife Harbor Beach
    • Lighthouse Beach
    • Oyster Pond Beach
    • Pleasant Street Beach
    • Ridgevale Beach
    • Scatteree Town Landing
  • Chilmark
    • Chilmark Pond Preserve
    • Great Rock Bight
    • Lucy Vincent Beach
      • Lucy Vincent Beach - Chilmark Pond
      • Lucy Vincent Beach - Ocean
    • Menemsha Beach
    • Menemsha Pond
    • Squibnocket Beach
  • Cohasset
    • Black Rock Beach
    • Little Harbor
    • Sailing Club
    • Sandy Beach
    • Sandy Cove
    • Yacht Club
  • Concord
  • Danvers
    • Sandy Beach East
    • Sandy Beach West
  • Dartmouth
    • Anthonys
    • Apponagansett Town Beach
    • Barneys Joy
    • Bayview
    • Demarest Lloyd Beach, Demarest Lloyd State Park
    • Hidden Bay
    • Jones Town Beach
    • Moses Creek
    • Nonquitt
    • Oak Hill Shores
    • Round Hill
    • Salters Point East
    • Salters Point South
  • Dennis
    • Bayview
    • Chapin Memorial Beach
    • Cold Storage
    • Corporation
    • Crowes Pasture Beach
    • Follins Pond
    • Glendon Road
    • Haigis
    • Harborview
    • Howes Street
    • Inman
    • Mayflower
    • Raycroft
    • Sea Street
      • Sea Street (Dennisport)
      • Sea Street (East Dennis)
    • South Village
    • Sullivan
    • Trotting Park
    • West Dennis
      • West Dennis (Residential)
      • West Dennis (W. of Snack Bar)
      • West Dennis (West)
  • Duxbury
    • Duxbury Beach
    • Hardin Hill
    • Howlands Landing
    • Landing Road
    • Residents Beach
    • Shipyard Lane
    • West End
  • Eastham
    • Boat Meadow
    • Campground
    • Coast Guard Beach, Cape Cod National Seashore
      • Coast Guard Beach 1
      • Coast Guard Beach 2
    • Cole Road
    • Cooks Brook
    • Dyer Prince
    • First Encounter
      • First Encounter (Beach)
      • First Encounter (Spit River)
    • Kingsbury
    • Nauset Light Beach, Cape Cod National Seashore
      • Nauset Light Beach 1
      • Nauset Light Beach 2
      • Nauset Light Beach 3
    • South Sunken Meadow
    • Thumpertown
    • Town Cove
  • Edgartown
    • Bend-in-the-Road Beach
    • Chappy Point Beach
    • East Beach
      • East Beach (Chappy)
    • Edgartown Great Pond
    • Felix Neck
    • Fuller Street
    • Joseph Sylvia Big Bridge
    • Joseph Sylvia Sound
    • Norton Point Beach
      • Norton Point Beach - east Katama Bay
      • Norton Point Beach - east ocean
      • Norton Point Beach - west bay (boat launch)
      • Norton Point Beach - west ocean
    • South Beach State Park
      • South Beach State Park - Middle
      • South Beach State Park - Right Fork West
    • Wasque Swim Beach
  • Essex
    • Clammers Beach
    • Front Beach
  • Fairhaven
    • Fort Phoenix, Fort Phoenix State Reservation
    • Knollmere
    • Manhattan Avenue
    • Raymond Street
    • West Island
      • West Island - Causeway
      • West Island - Towns Beach
    • Weeden Rd
  • Falmouth
    • Bristol Beach
    • Chappaquoit Beach
    • Falmouth Heights Beach
    • Megansett Beach
    • Menauhant Beach
    • Old Silver Beach
    • Surf Drive Beach
    • Woodneck Beach
  • Freetown
    • Assonet:
      • Assonet Bay Shores Association Beach (private)
      • Porter Pastures Beach
    • East Freetown:
      • Town Beach
  • Gloucester
    • Coffins Beach
    • Cressy's Beach
    • Good Harbor Beach
    • Half Moon Beach
    • Magnolia Beach
    • Niles Beach
    • Pavillion Beach
    • Plum Cove Beach
    • Wingaersheek Beach
  • Hull
  • Ipswich
    • Clark Beach
    • Crane Beach
    • Pavilion Beach
    • Steep Hill Beach
  • Lynn
    • Kings Beach, Lynn Shores Reservation
  • Manchester-by-the-Sea
    • Singing Beach
  • Mashpee
    • South Cape Beach, South Cape Beach State Park
  • Milton
  • Nahant
    • Nahant Beach, Lynn Shores Reservation
  • Nantucket
    • Brant Point
    • Children's Beach
    • Cisco Beach
    • Dionis Beach
    • Francis Street
    • Jetties Beach
    • Madaket Beach
    • Siasconset Beach
    • Surfside Beach
  • Natick
    • Cochituate Lake Beach, Cochituate State Park
  • North Andover
    • Berry Pond Beach, Harold Parker State Forest
    • Frye Pond Beach, Harold Parker State Forest
  • Orleans
    • Nauset Beach
  • Plymouth
    • Charge Pond Beach, Myles Standish State Forest
    • College Pond Beach, Myles Standish State Forest
    • Curlew Pond Beach, Myles Standish State Forest
    • Fearings Pond Beach, Myles Standish State Forest
  • Provincetown
  • Quincy
  • Revere
  • Rockport
    • Cape Hedge Beach
    • Front Beach/Back Beach
    • Long Beach
  • Salisbury
  • Sandwich
    • Scusset Beach, Scusset Beach State Reservation
  • Saugus
  • Scituate
    • Humarock Beach
  • Swampscott
    • Eismans Beach
    • Fishermans Beach
    • Kings Beach
    • Phillips Beach
  • Taunton
  • Truro
    • Beach Point
    • Coast Guard Beach aka "Highland Beach"
    • Fisher Beach
    • Head of the Meadow, Cape Cod National Seashore
    • High Head Beach
    • Longnook Beach
    • Noon's Landing
  • Wellfleet
  • Westport
  • Winchester
  • Winthrop
    • Short Beach, Belle Isle Reservation
    • Winthrop Beach, Belle Isle Reservation

New Hampshire

Location of New Hampshire Beaches

Despite having a tidal coastline of just 131 miles (211 km) and an ocean shoreline of just 18 miles (29 km), New Hampshire has at least 10 oceanfront beaches:[1]

Rhode Island

Partial map of Rhode Island beaches

Nicknamed "The Ocean State", Rhode Island's beaches line the 384 miles (618 km) of tidal shoreline across the Narragansett Bay:[1]

  • Block Island (New Shoreham)
    • Crescent Beach
    • Surfers Beach
    • Mansion Beach
  • Charlestown
    • Burlingame State Park (beach area), Burlingame State Park
    • Charlestown Breachway State Beach, Charlestown Breachway
    • East Beach State Beach, Ninigret Conservation Area
  • Middletown
    • Sachuest Beach (Second Beach)
    • Third Beach
  • Narragansett
    • Narragansett Town Beach
    • Roger Wheeler State Beach
    • Salty Brine State Beach
    • Scarborough State Beach Complex - North & South
  • Newport
    • Easton's Beach (First Beach)
    • Fort Adams State Beach, Fort Adams State Park
    • Gooseberry Beach
  • South Kingstown
    • East Matunuck State Beach
  • Tiverton
    • Grinnell's Beach
    • Fogland Beach
  • Warwick
    • Goddard Memorial State Beach, Goddard Memorial State Park
  • Westerly

Vermont

Lake Champlain Beaches

References


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • New England — This article is about the region of the United States. For other uses, see New England (disambiguation). New England …   Wikipedia

  • List of beaches — Following is a list of famous beaches of the world:Argentina* Mar del Plata * Cariló * Claromecó * Mar de Ajó * Mar de las Pampas * Miramar * Monte Hermoso * Necochea * Orense * Ostende * Pinamar * Reta * San Bernardo * San Clemente del Tuyú *… …   Wikipedia

  • New South Wales Police Force — Crest …   Wikipedia

  • List of radio stations in Australia — List of Australian radio stations. A list of radio stations that broadcast in Australia.The first digit of the callsign represents the state or territory: 1 ACT, 2 NSW ACT, 3 VIC, 4 QLD, 5 SA, 6 WA, 7 TAS, 8 NT. Australian Capital Territory (ACT) …   Wikipedia

  • List of New Jersey hurricanes — Hurricane Gloria to the east of New Jersey A New Jersey hurricane is a tropical cyclone originating in the Atlantic Ocean that affects the state of New Jersey. Due to its location, few hurricanes have hit the state directly, though numerous… …   Wikipedia

  • New York City — This article is about the city. For other uses, see New York City (disambiguation). New York, New York and NYC redirect here. For other uses, see New York, New York (disambiguation) and NYC (disambiguation). New York City …   Wikipedia

  • List of social nudity places in North America — This is a list of social nudity places in North America and adjacent islands for recreation. Includes free beaches (or clothing optional beaches or nude beaches) and some resorts. TOC CanadaThese are just the most prominent nude beaches in Canada …   Wikipedia

  • New Jersey — This article is about the U.S. state of New Jersey. For other uses, see New Jersey (disambiguation). NJ redirects here. For other uses, see Nj (disambiguation) …   Wikipedia

  • List of Delaware hurricanes — The following is a list of tropical cyclones that affected the U.S. state of Delaware. Since reliable records began, no tropical cyclone has struck the state while maintaining hurricane intensity, and only two storms since 1851 caused hurricane… …   Wikipedia

  • List of maritime disasters — An advertisement for soap, using RMS Titanic (1912) A maritime disaster is an event which usually involves a ship or ships and can involve military action. Due to the nature of maritime travel, there is often a large loss of life. This transport… …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.