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coast guard beach - eastham ma

Coast Guard Beach is once again ranked as one of the best. The beach recently took the number six spot when it comes to the annual list of the best beaches in the country, compliments of Dr. Beach. Last year Coast Guard Beach sat in the number five spot.

Not only is the beach special for its unique attributes, but it’s also the only New England beach to grab a spot on the list this year. Beaches are ranked in terms of everything from water temperature and cleanliness to safety and the softness of the sand.

In fact, 50 different criteria are taken into consideration. The professor behind the ranking system has been coming out with the list for decades, with his selections based on personal visits and federal data collected by the EPA.

As for

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It’s a longstanding favorite of Cape Cod locals and visitors alike, and is seems word is definitely spreading when it comes to the enjoyment of Coast Guard Beach. Dr Beach, a renowned guru when it comes to identifying the best beaches in America, once again just ranked Coast Guard Beach on his list of the top ten.

Coast Guard Beach comes in at number five for 2018, the only beach in the region to make it on the list. This year’s ranking brought the beach up one spot, topping last year’s number six ranking on the list of America’s top 10 beaches.

Around 50 different things are taken into consideration when coming up with the list, including sand and water quality plus beach management and safety records. In particular, it’s noted that Coast Guard Beach

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Already a popular beach with locals and visitors, Coast Guard Beach in Eastham is now getting high marks nationally, as well. The local beach was just named to the top ten by Stephen Leatherman, most commonly known by beach goers and vacationers as “Dr. Beach”.

Each year Dr. Beach comes up with his list of the nation’s best beaches, ranking them by dozens of different criteria. For 2017, Coast Guard Beach notably gained the number six spot, the only Cape beach to crack the top ten list, with a majority of the other beaches located in such tourist hotspots as Florida, Hawaii and California.

Coast Guard Beach, of course, is known widely as a premiere swimming beach during the summer season on Cape Cod. Locals and visitors flock to the sand and water

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nauset beach orleans ma

If you’re looking for a great family-friendly beach you’re sure to find in in Cape Cod. The area has some fantastic choices, from small beaches set in protected coves to larger beaches with plenty of room to spread out on a sunny summer day.

Nauset Beach- Orleans

If you ask any local about the best family-friendly beaches on the Cape, you’re sure to get quite a few recommendations for Nauset Beach in Orleans. This family favorite is not only large enough to handle the crowds, but also not far from some fantastic clam shacks and fresh seafood restaurants. If you go for a stroll you may even see some seals out in the water.

Cape Cod National Seashore

If you’re looking for a great place to explore, be sure and head to Cape Cod National Seashore. With a full 40

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Recently ranked as the best family beach in the entire country, Coast Guard Beach no longer exists as one of Cape Cod’s hidden treasures. The ranking by National Geographic puts Coast Guard Beach in the number one spot for its overall family-friendly features, including everything from planned recreational activities to simply the peaceful luxury of lounging on the sand.

Located along the Cape Cod National Seashore in Eastham, the beach is noted for its recreational opportunities, including nature walks, surf casting, kayaking and even beach yoga, plus the list of additional family friendly activities like campfires, guided nature walks and paddling through the untapped marsh.

The beach also includes its own lifeguards, changing rooms and

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coast guard beach named top beach in country for 2015

If you’ve ever stepped foot on Coast Guard Beach you know what a magical place it is.  Well now, the rest of the world does too!  Each year, as he’s done for more than 25 years, Dr. Stephen Leatherman, also known as “Dr. Beach”, ranks some of the best beaches and coastal areas in the world.  For 2015, Coast Guard Beach makes the list of one of America’s best.

In fact, “Dr. Beach” lists Coast Guard Beach as number seven on the list of the top ten beaches.  It is the only New England beach to make the list.  Points go for sand and water quality, as well as environmental management and beach safety.  In fact, there are 50 categories under consideration for beaches to make the list.

Coast Guard Beach is a fantastic location for swimming during the summer

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If you have your heart set on sinking your toes into one of the cleanest beaches in the entire U.S., you can do it right on the Cape.  Coast Guard Beach in Eastham traditionally makes a list each year, as one of the cleanest beaches due to its fine sand and pristine conditions.

In fact, this is one of the best swimming beaches during the warmer months of the year.  Henry David Thoreau named the sandy beach “The Great Beach”.  Part of the Cape Cod National Seashore, the area also includes Nauset Spit.  This is a great location for watching shorebirds.  The same can be said about Nauset Marsh.  Visitors can expect to see Nesting plovers and terns populate the area from early spring to early summer.  The area is just as spectacular for viewing wildlife in

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