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Salomon Beach

Outside of Cruz Bay, off route 10, down trail, St. John
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If you want to escape the crowds and are up for a little bit of a hike, this is the place for you... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2017
jehenson81
via mobile
if you want a secluded beach...

you have to work to get to this beach, but it is very well worth it. close to town, but the most... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2017
sgaus
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Kawkawlin, Michigan
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Outside of Cruz Bay, off route 10, down trail, St. John
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"lind point trail"
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"honeymoon beach"
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"mile hike"
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"visitor center"
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"secluded beach"
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"national park"
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"cruz bay"
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"free parking pass"
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"shady spots"
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"lower trail"
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"set aside"
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"nice hike"
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"park service"
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"bring water"
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"soft sand"
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"crystal clear water"
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Reviewed 31 March 2017 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...More

1  Thank jehenson81
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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...

Thank sgaus
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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...More

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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...More

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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...More

1  Thank Peter R
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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,...More

2  Thank Linet P
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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...More

Thank Risto H
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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...More

Thank 2CAtravelers4ever
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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...More

Thank Ann F
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Reviewed 18 July 2016

This is my 2nd review to do on this beach. We have been back to St John's (and this beach) many times since my original review. I truly believe Salomon Beach is still one of the best, and often overlooked, beaches on St John. It...More

Thank Dave L
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lobaker1
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Response from 2CAtravelers4ever | Reviewed this property |
When we were there, people did come to beach from a different trail and they said it was off the road. You will have to ask a local. Sorry I'm not much help!
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