Salisbury Beach State Reservation


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Salisbury Beach State Reservation


Location:On the coast of northeastern Massachusetts, on Route 1A in Salisbury.
Facilities:484 campsites (many with electrical hookups; some @di), bathhouses, beach (é), comfort stations, boardwalk, restrooms (é), picnic area, pavilions, playground, 2 boat ramps.
Activities:Camping, boating (all types), fishing, swimming, hunting (with restrictions), interpretive programs.
Special Features:Park's beach extends 3.8 miles along the Atlantic Ocean, and in the fall and winter harbor seals sun themselves on the jetty. The town of Salisbury has many activities for children, including an amusement park and video arcade.
Address:PO Box 5303
Salisbury, MA 01952

Phone:978-462-4481
Web: www.mass.gov/dcr/parks/northeast/salb.htm
Size: 521 acres.

See other parks in Massachusetts.
References in periodicals archive ?
Elsewhere around the state, Horseneck Beach State Reservation, Nickerson State Park and Salisbury Beach State Reservation are open.
The state Department of Conservation and Recreation yesterday closed eight campgrounds in Eastern Massachusetts and Cape Cod: Boston Harbor Islands National Park in Boston; Horseneck Beach State Reservation in Westport; Myles Standish State Forest in South Carver; Nickerson State Park in Brewster; Salisbury Beach State Reservation in Salisbury; Scusset Beach State Reservation and Shawme Crowell State Forest, both in Sandwich; and Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve in Falmouth.
DCR recommends Salisbury Beach State Reservation in Salisbury.