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Hughlett Point Natural Area

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Sandy beaches and wide views

Almost every year that I am staying with friends in the Northern Neck we'll go for a walk through... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
Nol v
Haarlem, The Netherlands
Beautiful spot on the Chesapeake - lots of nature

This is an amazing natural preserve with a nice beach area on the Chesapeake Bay. Great to go for... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2017
Nancy B
Richmond, United States
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Natural reserve that consists of 213 acres of pine forests and a beach on Chesapeake Bay.
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Almost every year that I am staying with friends in the Northern Neck we'll go for a walk through the reservation.Depending on wind and water the sandy beach offers different interesting views. You can a hike along the beach and return to our car by...More

Thank Nol v
Reviewed 18 July 2017

This is an amazing natural preserve with a nice beach area on the Chesapeake Bay. Great to go for a long walk and take the dogs with you. Unfortunately, you can't swim on the beach but the view and wildlife is a treat. I took...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Best place for a nature walk. Well kept, beautiful, great views. Great place for a long walk with the dog.....a must see.

Thank Ellen H
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Gorgeous place to take a short hike and enjoy the birds and the view. We love coming here all year round!

Thank Drtamaragrosz
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Just a few miles from Kilmarnock. I drove here while my husband was attending a conference meeting at The Tides Inn in Irvington. I did question the wisdom of going to such a remote place alone, but decided solitude was worth a little risk. A...More

Thank Sally M
Reviewed 26 April 2016

I love the beach at the point. The dogs love it too, I know you are supposed to keep them on the leash but they love to run down the beach and splash in the bay.

1  Thank Gabriel G
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Beautiful scenery! Easy hike! Very quiet and private. Saw awesome wildlife and many birds! Get your feet wet, but no swimming!!!

1  Thank Shawnee K
Reviewed 14 August 2015

I live nearby and always take out-of-town guests here. Lots of wildlife and usually very few people. It tends to be windy there. I gave it a four out of five because there are no facilities.

Thank VABluedog
Reviewed 27 June 2015

We went on a HOT Tuesday morning and had the whole beach to ourselves. They say 'no swimming', but you can wade out into the water and it was lovely on this humid day. Be careful of 'snags' underwater that are hard to see and...More

Thank lbhorne
Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

Spent several hours enjoying the marsh and the bay without any commercial distraction - really enjoyed the wildlife and serenity. We saw swans, egrets, and a bald eagle! Great for kids and dogs too with open areas to run. Swimming is prohibited but folks were...More

1  Thank shvc50
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Charles E
30 August 2015|
Response from lbhorne | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see any picnic grounds or fire grates or anything like that at this location. It's pretty remote.