Massachusetts North Shore Beaches
Good Harbor Beach, Gloucester, MA

Massachusetts North Shore Beaches

Picture of Wingaersheek Beach, Gloucester, MA

Wingaersheek Beach, Gloucester, MA

There are countless beaches dotting the North Shore of Massachusetts ranging in size from small beaches with little to no parking to large state reservations or National Wildlife reservations. Amenities range from none to bath houses, food, restrooms, playgrounds and more. Some of the State’s most famous beaches can be found on the North Shore including Crane Beach in Ipswich, the Revere Beach Reservation in Revere, Singing Beach in Manchester-by-the-Sea, and Wingaersheek Beach in Gloucester.

Beaches of Essex, MA

  • Chebacco Lake – Off of Western Avenue, limited parking
Picture of Crane Beach in Ipswich, MA

Crane Beach

Beaches of Ipswich, MA

  • Crane Beach – Off of Route 133, bath house, parking, snack bar. See pictures of Crane Beach.
  • Pavilion Beach – Little Neck Road, boat launch, parking, picnic area, playground

Beaches of Rockport, MA

  • Back Beach – Beach Street, limited parking
  • Cape Hedge Beach – South Street, limited parking

Beaches of Gloucester, MA

Beaches of Lynn, MA

  • King’s Beach – Lynn Shore Reservation, Lynn Shore Drive, paid parking

Beaches of Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA

  • Black Beach – Beach street, no amenities and no parking
  • Singing Beach – Beach Street, bathhouse, limited parking, snack bar
  • West Manchester Beach – Harbor Street, no amenities and only two parking spaces for residents
  • White Beach – Ocean Street north of Singing Beach, limited parking

Beaches of Marblehead, MA

Beaches of Nahant, MA

Beaches of Newburyport, MA

Beaches of Revere, MA

Beaches of Rockport, MA

Beaches of Salem, MA

  • Collins Cove Beach – Webb Street, lifeguards, playground
  • Danger Beach – At end of Green Street, limited parking
  • Dead Horse Beach – Memorial Drive at the beginning of Willows Park, basketball court, food, restrooms, tennis court, and ample parking
  • Forest River Park – West Avenue, two beaches with lifeguards, a basketball court, picnic tables, a playground, restrooms, sports fields, and tennis courts, and a large parking lot
  • Juniper Point Beach – End of Juniper Avenue, limited parking
  • Stramski Beach at Gerry Playground – Stramski Way, boat launching area, grills, picnic tables, playground, resident sticker parking
  • Waikiki Beach (at Winter Island Marine Recreational Park) – Winter Island Road, boat launch, lifeguards, playground
  • Willows Main Beach – Fort Avenue, located at the end of the Willows Park, basketball court, food, restrooms, tennis court, and ample parking

Beaches of Salisbury, MA

Beaches of Winthrop, MA

Other MA Beaches

Photo credits: The picture of Wingaersheek Beach is from the Wikimedia Commons. The picture is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license. The picture of crane beach is adapted from a picture from the Wikimedia Commons. It is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.5 Generic license. The picture of Good Harbor Beach is by Larry & Teddy Page and is from Flickr. It is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic license. The image was retouched from its original.

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