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Blind Pass Beach

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Address: San-Cap Road, Sanibel Island, FL 34223

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Decent fishing

It can be very good fishing at times, nice place to just chill away from the crowds, not much parking ,you need a parking permit like some of the other beaches, either Sanibel or... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It can be very good fishing at times, nice place to just chill away from the crowds, not much parking ,you need a parking permit like some of the other beaches, either Sanibel or Capitivia permits

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Olathe, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was by far our favorite place to go "shelling". We brought home at least 20 lbs of shells from our visit which we mainly collected at this beach. No swimming because of currents.

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Princeton, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Blind Pass does not seem to have any, let alone an abundance, of petrified shark teeth. At least when I was there I could not find even one. But every other kind of shell seemed to be present in great abundance. There were quite a few people taking in the sun and surf but still it was a lovely beach... More 

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Spirit Lake, Idaho
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visit here after a storm and you are in for a treat! And if there's no storm, you'll still be glad you came. Shells galore! Especially down by the bridge. Parking is super tricky, there's 2 small lots, of paid parking- but it took me a while to get spot as it was so busy! But once we did, we... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to see spectacular sunsets. Also a great place to go shelling. Be sure to bring insect repellant.

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Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice large beach known for good shelling. Best shelling after a storm! Swimming is not advised due to a strong current. Limited parking can be a problem, go early!

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this beach for a 50 year wedding anniversary renewal of vows ceremony What a lovely place to do it, beautiful views out to sea and of the amazing sunset. Looked like a nice place to swim too. Watch out for the bugs near the mangroves!!!!!

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Crown Point, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beach is nice and the fishing is great surrounding the bridge. The problem is getting a place to park. There are two parking locations--one on sanibel and then the other over the bridge on Captiva.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Like any of the Sanibel beaches, Blind Pass can be good for shelling, or sometimes only so-so. There are no guarantees. But the views are nice here, and the fishing is legendary. There are a lot of cool birds around too.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful beach with tons of shells. Parking can be difficult to find at times,due to small parking area

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