outer beach

outer beach

[′au̇d·ər ′bēch]
(geology)
The part of a beach that is ordinarily dry and reached only by the waves generated by a violent storm.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The Outer Beach: A Thousand-Mile Walk on Cape Cod's Atlantic Shore
In the essays collected here, he describes his experiences walking the shoreline of Cape CodAEs Outer Beach (or Outer Cape Cod), a 40-mile long yet narrow stretch of beaches, dunes, islands, and inlets that separates Cape Cod Bay from the Atlantic Ocean.
Whenever I find myself thinking too much about "the fate of the Cape," and feel a case of cosmic jitters coming on, I know it's time to get to the Outer Beach, preferably during a northeast storm.
They're asked to leave late each afternoon, when the outer beach is closed to vehicular traffic for the night (hikers may night-fish).
Most of all Iver loved spending time with his family, particularly summers at his cottage in Eastham on Cape Cod where he so enjoyed the Outer Beaches of Nauset Inlet and all that it had to offer.
BEND - NAVIS, a developer of a reservation system for vacation rental management companies and independent resort hotels, announced new contracts for the NAVIS System with numerous vacation rental management companies, including Seaside Vacations, Kitty Hawk, North Carolina; Outer Beaches Realty, Avon, North Carolina; Seascape Resort, Destin, Florida; Realty Marts International, Pensacola Beach, Florida; and Booe Realty, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
Many conservation forces are doing everything in their power on our outer beaches to help endangered piping plovers.
Encouraged by leaders such as Johnny Williams, founder of the Worcester Surfcasting Club, Central Massachusetts fishermen headed for the Cape Cod Canal and the Cape's outer beaches almost every weekend.
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