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Loads of Fun for Little Ones!

Splashing about in the water and jogging across the sandy beach, Gloucester Point Beach Park is a... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
jf1107
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Mathews, Virginia
Fun Day Trip

We went on the 4th of July so it was very crowded but otherwise we had a great time. There is ample... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
RSMAURY
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Richmond, Virginia
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Reviewed 25 August 2018

I was concerned about the BPA level that was in the water. My husband fished from the pier but didn't catch anything. I am a good swimmer, and I swam with my snorkel gear at the beach. The water was murky, So I couldn't see...More

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Lots of families enjoying a late summer Sunday at the beach. Not much happening at the pier for the fishermen, but saw some good sized crabs in the York River.

Thank AnneFreemanYoung
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Splashing about in the water and jogging across the sandy beach, Gloucester Point Beach Park is a great place to enjoy a lazy afternoon in the summer. Loads of Fun for Little Ones!

Thank jf1107
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We went on the 4th of July so it was very crowded but otherwise we had a great time. There is ample picnic area, showers, a snack bar, bathrooms, and a pier for fishing. The kids and I swam while my husband fished. We had...More

Thank RSMAURY
Reviewed 10 July 2018

If you can get here before anyone else, and can get one of the covered shelters for your outing, you're sure to enjoy it.

Thank BWG_GloVa
Reviewed 1 June 2018

This is defiantly a local beach. Everyone is friendly and the kids all play together. The parents keep an eye on the kids together. We try to keep it safe. People to need to remember we like our beach clean so please take your trash...More

Thank Jessica W
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We were staying in Gloucester Courthouse and were looking for a nice beach close by. This beach is right by the bridge that goes to Williamsburg; there is a area for swimming and a fantastic fishing pier. The beach was clean, the people were nice...More

1  Thank gwcynthia
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Gloucester Point beach is a small beach with a nice large boat ramp. There is a decent picnic area for grilling out and a nice volleyball court. It also has a playground for your small children. The park it's self sits right on the York...More

Thank mdharrison80
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Grandson had a blast. Shallow beach, playground, picnic areas, concession stand and a fishing pier. But best of all, your pets are welcome.

Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

We've been fishing at Gloucester Point Pier for many years. You don't need a license because area businesses and the government purchase a license for the pier. You will need to register for the Virginia Saltwater Fisherman Identification Program. The registration is free and it's...More

1  Thank Danie R
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Carl F P
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Response from mdharrison80 | Reviewed this property |
No you're not suppose to fish from the beach. That's why the fishing pier is free to visitors. I'm sorry. But if you want to double check. Go to web and look up Gloucester County Va Parks Recreation and give them a call... More
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