Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge, St. Croix

#6 of 28 in Parks in St. Croix
Nature / Park · Wildlife Area
Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge provides habitat and protection for threatened and endangered species of leatherback sea turtle. Plan your visit to Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our St. Croix online itinerary planner.
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  • This is the most beautiful beach on the island! It is only open on weekends in the winter due to turtle nesting, so getting there early is probably a good idea. The road is gravel from the entrance...  more »
  • While on vacation, we wanted to get to Sandy Point beach. The water was fabulous. The color, the temperature, the waves- it was perfection! Be prepared as there is not a lot of shady areas and...  more »
  • It was just absolutely magical. I have been living on the island for 6 months and finally went to this gem and I will be coming back over and over. It is peaceful and quiet. Absolutely breathtaking. And the kids loved it as well. Felt like an escape from the world as there was not many people there and just open beach
  • What a wonderful beach. Pro Tip to remember: DO NOT bring any umbrellas that penetrate the sand. If you absolutely need to bring an umbrella, bring a 5 gallon bucket with sand so you can put your umbrella into that. Don't stick it into the sand. You might destroy a sea turtle nest without knowing it.

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