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Favorite in Scituate for sandy beach

Scituate has 3 types of beaches. Rocky (Egypt, Humarock), low tide beaches (Minot,Sand Hills) and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kevin C
,
Scituate, Massachusetts
via mobile
lovely beach with bad directions from GPS

We enjoyed this lovely beach once we were able to find it. G We enjoyed this lovely... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
vishty
,
Great Neck, New York
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Second Cliff, Scituate, MA
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"low tide"
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"nice beach"
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"life guards are on duty"
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"scituate harbor"
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"rocks"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Scituate has 3 types of beaches. Rocky (Egypt, Humarock), low tide beaches (Minot,Sand Hills) and Peggotty. Peggotty does shrink during high tide and is a little bit of a slope. But it has sand and parking for more cars. Need a beach pass. Has a...More

Thank Kevin C
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

We enjoyed this lovely beach once we were able to find it. G We enjoyed this lovely beach though the water was too cold to swim in, 50 degrees on the first day and 56 on the second. We are used to the Bahamas where...More

Thank vishty
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

It is one of the only beaches in Scituate that you can go to at high tide or low tide. It is close to Scituate harbor that you could walk it if you wanted to.

Thank 915kathleeny
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

I live one town over (5 min drive) and purchased a sticker for the season. It is well worth it because the 4-5 public parking spots are filled early in the morning. I have noticed that the police have been actively writing tickets for non-sticker...More

Thank Catarina137
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

You need a parking pass to park at the beach. Check with your hotel. Nice beach for families with children.

Thank DiFred
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Reviewed 19 January 2017

During low tide, this small beach is perfect for some fun time with your dog. Bring a baggy and pick up after yourself so it stays nice for everyone.

Thank Sherrie L
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Peggoty Beach is a lovely town beach in Scituate, MA. You need a sticker for you car to park there. It is a small beach of sand and rocks. There are houses on stilts at the top of the beach but the sandy area is...More

Thank katbob101
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Reviewed 8 July 2016

Delightful, beautiful beach with great view of third cliff and that entrance to the North and South Rivers. The beach has been very crowded the last few weekends and holidays. very few (4) parking spaces for non resident vehicles.

Thank Jeff R
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Reviewed 10 September 2015

Nice sandy beach with very attentive lifeguards. I wish the port-o-potties were serviced a little more often though.

Thank Cathy L
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Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

Peggotty Beach is a small sandy cove, especially good for families with young kids. It's not a big teen draw. Life guards are on duty July & August. There is adequate parking for those with a town beach sticker. Non-sticker parking is very limited. The...More

Thank trippish
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