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Address: Virgin Islands National Park, St. John
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Located right across the bay from Trunk Bay, this small beach has great...

Located right across the bay from Trunk Bay, this small beach has great snorkeling and is an ideal spot to watch magnificent sunsets.

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quiet and out of the way, but small

It's a smaller beach and as with most north shore beaches in the fall/winter, the swells are pretty large. We had kids with us and had to leave because of a slight under-current... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
HoodlumOfMercy
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Fort Worth, Texas
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Fort Worth, Texas
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a smaller beach and as with most north shore beaches in the fall/winter, the swells are pretty large. We had kids with us and had to leave because of a slight under-current in some areas. Due to the current caused by the surf we didn't venture too far out. It's a short hike down a trail, but not too... More 

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Belleville, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Jumbie on a Saturday and there was no body there. We had the small beach to ourselves! The water was great and we snorkled with turtles, rays, and a few reef sharks. Perfect day!

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Brevard, NC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice small sandy beach. The snorkeling was great! We returned to this beach a second time as we enjoyed the snorkeling so much. There are only 6 parking places here so the beach is never crowded. Good opportunity to combine snorkeling with a bit of relaxing on the sandy beach.

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We spent the day here arrived early. There are only a few parking spaces maybe six total . Great ocean breeze, clear water , very tranquil and private for couples wanting to be alone and get away from it all. There was another party of locals having a gathering and then the two of us from 10:00am until 1:30pm not... More 

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Huntington, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

There are very few parking spaces so get here early - it's a short walk down to the beach. It's a small but beautiful beach and very private and the water is gorgeous - good snorkeling by either side. We saw a huge stingray that was about a foot offshore and just kept swimming up and down the beach. No... More 

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McKinney, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

We stumbled upon Jumbie looking for something away from the crowds. Although there were others there, it wasn't crowded and turned out being one of our favorite beaches. I loved that there was plenty of morning shade and easy entry to the water. Get there early as there's only about 6-7 parking spots.

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St. Thomas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

Found this tiny, secluded beach almost by accident and fell in love with its quiet, breezy calm. Because it has no direct access for larger vehicles, the cab drivers skip it and drive on to nearby Trunk Bay/beach.

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Puerto Rico
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Nice secluded out of the way beach. Parking space close to it is limited to around six cars, there is additional parking uphill, walking distance. The sand is coarser than other beaches close by. Not too crowded and nice snorkeling.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

If you love a small secluded beach to get away from getting away, no amenities no crowds, no problem. Just beautiful.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

Park across the road and just a short walk on a trail will bring you to this lovely little beach. We snorkeled there twice. The first time, there were a lot of people on the beach but plenty of space and room for everyone. Sting rays, Tarpon and other fish will come to the shoreline. The pelicans and other birds... More 

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