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This is a MUST do on the north shore!!! The waves are big for body and bogey boarding and even surfing! There is a parking lot that sometimes gets full, but if you get there early it is fine!!!
It is a great place for...More
Visited this beach while visiting a friend in Boston. Nice day trip from downtown Boston. Took a while to find parking, but finally found it and was a short walk to the beach. Good amount of beach (sand). Water was really cold in July, temperature...More
After a few very hot days in Boston we opted to find a beach before arriving in Salem. I looked here on TripAdvisor and Nahant beach came up.
This is a very long, beautiful sandy beach on a peninsula about 1/2 hour north of Boston....More
Inexpensive parking coupled with close proximity to Boston makes this a great beach option for the urban weary. Smallish waves and very long beachfront so good for walks too. Go to "Tides" restaurant afterwards for a decent beach meal- good drinks, pizza, kids menu, fried...More
Awesome pet friendly beach for mans best friend. Lots of dogs and very friendly owners who were enjoying time with their dogs on the beach. Everyone both 2 legged and 4 legged were very social. Toughest part is finding a parking spot that is legal...More
Parking is good for the whole day and costs $10. You need to be very patient with the line of cars that stop and go as people wait for spaces to open up. We arrived around noon as early birds were packing up and leaving...More
Close, comfortable, convenient and clean. It was a hot day and without any planning we were settled at the beach in less than an hour. Short walk from parking to the beach. It’s still too early in the season to go in the water but...More
A short drive along Lynn Shore Drive visiting Nahant Beach, Red Rock Park & Castle Rock with a quick lunch stop at Tides Restaurant (Free Parking onsite) . It was relatively empty coz of the chilly weather so i could easily drive around enjoying the...More