Good Harbor Beach, Gloucester

4.6
#1 of 10 in Parks in Gloucester
Check out sandy Good Harbor Beach, known as one of the cleanest beaches in the area. Bordered by greenery, the beach also features a small island that's reachable by foot when the tide is low and a picturesque peninsula with charming villas overlooking the sea. Head out for a swim in the clear ocean waters, lie in the sun with a drink by your side, or rent a boogie board on site and hit the waves. With a very gentle seafloor drop, the site is suitable for families with children and for nonswimmers. The beach has a snack bar and restrooms. Plan your visit to Good Harbor Beach and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Gloucester tour planner.
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  • Best beach in the Northeast by all accounts. Zero boat traffic. Friendly islanders. Rest facilities and Snack Bar plus pushcart vendors. More beach at low tide. Arrive early to park or take shuttle bu...  more »
  • Fabulous waves, Go after 5 for free parking. Be aware of the dive bombing seagulls who will steal your food. Check out the shorebird nesting grounds. Watch the tide if you are heading out to the islan...  more »

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