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Salomon Beach

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Address: Outside of Cruz Bay, off route 10, down trail, St. John

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Similar beach to Honeymoon, separated by rocks and a Park Ranger house. Must hike or boat to this beach. Often referred to as the 'nude' beach but nudity is prohibited by law... read more

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Roswell, Georgia
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Similar beach to Honeymoon, separated by rocks and a Park Ranger house. Must hike or boat to this beach. Often referred to as the 'nude' beach but nudity is prohibited by law. Good snorkeling to the far left or right. A bit of a step to get in to the water.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 560 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to escape the crowds and are up for a little bit of a hike, this is the place for you. You can reach this remote locale one of two ways. Hike up the Lind Point Trail from the National Park Service Visitors Center (the stairs up are right behind it) or hike down from Caneel Bay past... More 

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Kawkawlin, Michigan
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

you have to work to get to this beach, but it is very well worth it. close to town, but the most remote beach I think on the island...

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Johnston, Iowa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We parked at the National Park Visitor Center and got a free parking pass and headed to Salomon Beach. There are 12 parking spaces that are set aside for this purpose. The stairs to the Lind Trail are right behind you and the path well marked. We headed out, and while we were fine, we were surprised at the length... More 

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Rockwall, Texas
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228 reviews
76 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Salomon and Honeymoon are right next to each other and both are lovely. We snorkeled from one to the other and hung out on each! The views are gorgeous, sand is white and soft, and the snorkeling is good between the two. Avoid middle of the day when the cruise ships bring tours over in boats unless it is a... More 

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Monument Beach, Massachusetts, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 295 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

short walk from the visitors center to this beach (20 minutes) of a mild to moderate hike. the beach is small and quite, has no facilities but has a nice protected area for snorkeling. bring a chair, book, food and water and snorkel gear and spend the day. nice views. waves are not very big. rays are spotted here and... More 

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Shelton, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Visited here from a cruise ship-we docked at St Thomas and found out 5 other ships were also going to be there, so thought we should go to St John to get away from the crowds-glad we did! We are more of an adventurous fam, so did some research and found this beach. We are not touristy and wanted a... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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Reviewed 14 December 2016

Salomon Beach is in a short walking distance from Cruz Bay. It is a smallish but cozy spot to relax, swim, and admire the underwater life. We visited it several times, occasionally we were the only people there! You can find shady spots as well as really recharge yourself with the sun. Be aware of the white crabs living on... More 

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Lake Forest, California
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Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

My husband & I wanted a day at the beach without spending lots of $$ on a taxi! Heard we could take the trail to Solomon Beach and Honeymoon Beach. Nice hike but pretty muddy and slippery in spots ... be careful! When we got to the turnoff to Solomon, headed there to cool down in the sea. Once there,... More 

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

It's an uninteresting hike on the Lind Point Trail to a fabulous white sandy beach. I was completely alone on a Saturday morning. A few people showed up just before midday as I was packing up to leave. You'll find the trailhead for the Lind Point Trail across the parking lot from the Visitor Center's bathrooms. (Don't forget to display... More 

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