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A beauty beach

Shallow bay beach is a beautiful spot to visit. The beach has fine sand with an amazing view of the... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2016
Deborah F
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Niskayuna, New York, United States
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Very nice beach

Very nice beach, the sand is very fine and the sunsets are amazing. We got perfect weather, no rain... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2016
J-F G
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Route 430, Cow Head, Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Shallow bay beach is a beautiful spot to visit. The beach has fine sand with an amazing view of the ocean. You can walk easily on this lovely beach. I hope if you are in the area you take time to stop in.

1  Thank Deborah F
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Very nice beach, the sand is very fine and the sunsets are amazing. We got perfect weather, no rain and sunshine the whole time.

Thank J-F G
Reviewed 1 July 2016

As typical of most beaches, it was very rocky. If you have any walking difficulties, not a good spot to go for a walk. Beautiful spot to visit though.

Thank CndnGuider
Reviewed 17 June 2016

We stopped into this beach quickly on our way up the coast and it was neat to see a sandy beach in Gros Morne. If we'd had more time, we would've enjoyed a walk down the sandy shores, for sure!

Thank Jen S
Reviewed 27 August 2015

This is a lovely long white sand beach. We spent a couple of hours walking along the shoreline, examining washed up seaweed and driiftwood. If you are in the area, you should certainly stop here for an hour or so.

Thank prairiewheat
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

We drove straight to Shallow Bay beach because I read there were shellfish to be had, which we didn't do in the end, but the campsites were lovely, well separated by screens of evergreens, and the beach itself a beautiful place. A real rarity in...More

Thank Leila B
Reviewed 15 August 2015

The campground is really nice - some sites are very open, but others are very private. The washrooms are well kept, and the WiFi access was appreciated since the cell phone reception is very poor in Cow Head. The beach was beautiful, unfortunately it was...More

Thank mvc87
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Access to shallow bay from national park Campground or walking trail along old postal route from cow head. Walk a short distance through old growth forest to a walkway that leads you over protected sand dunes. Beautiful spot and safe for kids as it is...More

1  Thank Eshli1
Reviewed 12 August 2015

The beach goes on and on and the water is surprisingly mild in temp. The distance one can walk out into the water before it drops off is amazing.

Thank canada236
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

We stayed a week at shallow beach campsite. And it was clean and gorgeous. Most sites are private. The beach is beyond beautiful. Very fine sand. Over 4km of this sandy beaut. It was very shallow and warm! Sand all the way out and knee...More

Thank Roberta H
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