Wallis Sands State Beach, Rye

Beach · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Wallis Sands State Beach is a small state park located on the Atlantic Ocean in the town of Rye, New Hampshire. The park offers swimming at a sandy beach with a bathhouse and picnicking. The Isles of Shoals are visible from the beach. The parking lot can accommodate about 500 cars. The park charges a $15 per car fee that covers the use of the facilities.
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  • We wanted to go to hampton beach, but when we drove by it was unbelievably crowded I just didn’t want to risk it, so we kept driving knowing Rye is up the road. I’ve never been there before and...  more »
  • What can I say the beach never disappoints- state beach was clean - showers and spickets available. Awesome like it should be  more »
  • When I went, it was off season. It was peaceful with very few locals on the beach, a number of them had dogs. It's a small beach which I understand can get lively in season. I enjoyed the peace and quiet.
  • Best beach! Very fun for kids to find hermit crabs and crabs.

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