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A Vineyard tradition

Lucy Vincent Beach is a Chilmark beach which is normally an entrance by town permit only, but off... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
jer b
Bristol, Connecticut
The most beautiful beach on the island!

Quiet and clean..scenic and majestic. We even saw seals occasionally. Love the bluffs above you as... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
via mobile
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Chilmark, Martha's Vineyard, MA
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Lucy Vincent Beach is a Chilmark beach which is normally an entrance by town permit only, but off season, it open to anyone. It is certainly one of the loveliest beach on Island. It has been a tradition for many Islanders and visitor to go...More

Thank jer b
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Quiet and clean..scenic and majestic. We even saw seals occasionally. Love the bluffs above you as you’re swimming and sun bathing. Rocks galore..so pretty. Love this beach! Highly recommend.

Thank Beluga4162
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Beautiful beach with great sand and water. Waves were variable depending on wind, but my kids were able to boogie board and jump in the waves most days. We stayed at Menemsha Inn so received a "walk on" pass with our stay. Since we were...More

Thank Ashley S
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We went once and kept going back. There was something for everyone -- waves for big kids, but not too big for little kids, beautiful sand, perfect vibe. A couple of tips: get there early. Before 11:00 if you can. That way you can definitely...More

Thank Happado
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This is a beach designated for Chilmark residents. We obtained our pass from the Beach Plum Inn. Not many reviews here due to the restrictions, but if you can obtain a pass, it's worth a few hours of relaxation. Beautiful rock formations, small cliff dunes,...More

Thank Moments4Life
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We rented a house in Chilmark and so were able to wait the 45 minutes at the Chilmark town hall to get a car and walk-on passes for this beach. I don't recall what it cost, sorry. Nice beach. Some areas have large rocks in...More

Thank picky-but-right
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

So scenic and beautiful. Nice waves and sand. Lots of pretty stones and shells. Good spot for sunset pics or even a wedding.

Thank ttikgirl8
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Just a beautiful beach. Wide, soft sand, things to explore. The rock formations are amazing. It is resident only in season but available for all to explore off season. Worth a trip up to chilmark on a nice day

Thank Peter O
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Our island beach for years. We tend to visit more off season. Carry in and carry out, only porta potties available and no concessions. Take an umbrella as there is no shade at all. Watch the weather reports for great waves for boogey boarding.

1  Thank BrissleGirl66
Reviewed 9 October 2016

the large stones and mist rolling into the cliffs is quite the scene. The parking was easy and a quick flat walk to the beach. Plenty of space to spread out from the crowds

Thank PhishDaly
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Jacqueline O
11 March 2017|
Response from ttikgirl8 | Reviewed this property |
Vehicle : Lucy Vincent Beach 1 Day - Full Season $85 Squibnocket Beach Full season $50 Menemsha Beach No Fee Walk- On : Lucy Vincent and Squibnocket Beaches $10 Maximum: 4 passes Menemsha Beach No Fee
Michelle M
8 September 2016|
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Response from jwells3665 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure when the season begins or ends. We were there on for Memorial Day weekend, and we had no problem getting on. I'm thinking the beach season would be when they have lifeguards there, and I would think that most... More