7 Pristine Hidden Beaches Throughout Massachusetts You’ve Got To Visit This Summer
Summertime is almost here, and that means it’s nearly time to hit the beach! While you might instantly think of beaches on the Gulf when you think of paradise, one of the best ways to experience a Massachusetts summer is upon one of our many hidden beaches. The Bay State is the home of many different coastal gems, but these seven beaches are unbeknownst to most and so worth finding. Get your bathing suit ready and slather on some sunscreen because these pristine hidden beaches in Massachusetts are just waiting to be found.
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Which hidden beaches in Massachusetts have you visited? What other Massachusetts hidden gems do you love? We’d love to hear about your suggestions and experiences in the comments, and don’t forget to then go share photos from your Massachusetts outdoor adventures with us in our Massachusetts Nature Lovers group on Facebook, or by tagging us at #onlyinmassachusetts on Instagram for a chance to be featured! If there’s a place you’re particularly fond of, you can nominate it, and we may feature it in an upcoming article.
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Hidden Beaches In Massachusetts
What beach has the softest sand in Massachusetts?
While there are numerous pristine beaches in Massachusetts, not all have the softest sand. Some have rough or rocky sand, so if you want to spend time at a nice soft-sand beach, head to Crane Beach in Ipswich. Part of the Crane Estate, there’s plenty of beauty to be found here.
What are the best beach towns in Massachusetts?
Head to Cape Cod for some of the best beach towns in the state. From Chatham’s Main Street filled with boutiques, restaurants, and ice cream shops to Commercial Street in Provincetown with its endless supply of stores, restaurants, bars, and clubs, there are some wonderful beach towns to explore on the peninsula.
Where can I go camping on the beach in Massachusetts?
If you love camping and the beach, why not go camping on the beach? Luckily, there are several spots around the Bay State where you can do just that. Horseneck Beach State Reservation is one such beach. How perfect would it be to sleep on the beach listening to the sounds of the ocean all night?