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Halibut Point State Park
#1 of 4 Nature & Parks in Rockport
As you explore Cape Ann with its beaches, shopping, restaurants and tourist haunts you will want to take a break and head for a nature walk, now too strenuous and always pleasing.
Halibut Point State Park old granite quarry right on the Atlantic Ocean is one of those rare places that offer so many ranges of pleasure: unspeakable beauty, short, easy walking with "O, Wow!" views or adventures...
Front Beach
#2 of 4 Nature & Parks in Rockport
Great sunny slounge beach, shade in park across street, gently sloping tidelands, rocks to scramble on, small enough to see everyone and not fear lost!
Good Harbor Beach Gloucester 3.6 km away
#2 of 11 Nature & Parks in Gloucester
In the height of the summer season especially on weekends parking is limited for non-residents...but there is parking at nearby Stage Fort Park with a shuttle to the beach!
You must buy a ticket to park, while residents can park free with resident permits.
Wingaersheek Beach Gloucester 5.6 km away
#1 of 11 Nature & Parks in Gloucester
Try to get there around 9 or earlier to get a parking spot in the front parking lot or you will have to park back a little ways and walk a little bit to the beach.
When the tide went out the kids loved the nature.
Thacher's Island
#3 of 4 Nature & Parks in Rockport
Long Beach Gloucester 4.1 km away
#5 of 11 Nature & Parks in Gloucester
Hidden Jewel, Wave Riders Dream, Best New England Beach, Exceptionally Clean, Like going to a free water park
Stage Fort Park and Beach Gloucester 7.5 km away
#3 of 11 Nature & Parks in Gloucester
This park has it all...nature trails, playgrounds, ball park, gazebo, picnic areas, beautiful coastline, Half Moon Beach, Massachusetts Bay Colony marker, stunning granite boulders everywhere.
We visited Stage Fort Park in late October and were wonderfully surprised to see some fall flowering plants in full bloom and trees with bright colors.
Old Garden Beach
#4 of 4 Nature & Parks in Rockport
There is parking at the beach, also a little park and access to Old Garden Beach.
Niles Beach Gloucester 6.7 km away
#7 of 11 Nature & Parks in Gloucester
This is just a great place to park and watch the water and air "traffic".
It is a Sandy beach with small waves just below where you park the car.
Half Moon Beach Gloucester 7.3 km away
#6 of 11 Nature & Parks in Gloucester
It has beautiful picnic areas, a gazebo, ball park, nature trails that wind through the massive boulders....just incredible.
Stage Fort Park is a wonderful, broad expanse of lawns, playing fields, tiny beaches, gardens, a playground and, during the summer, has a small food service place called the CUPBOARD that serves, among other thing...