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A day at the beach

It is one of the only beaches in Scituate that you can go to at high tide or low tide. It is close... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
915kathleeny
,
Scituate, Massachusetts
Small local beach

I live one town over (5 min drive) and purchased a sticker for the season. It is well worth it... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Catarina137
,
Boston, Massachusetts
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Second Cliff, Scituate, MA

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Reviewed 2 days ago

It is one of the only beaches in Scituate that you can go to at high tide or low tide. It is close to Scituate harbor that you could walk it if you wanted to.

Thank 915kathleeny
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I live one town over (5 min drive) and purchased a sticker for the season. It is well worth it because the 4-5 public parking spots are filled early in the morning. I have noticed that the police have been actively writing tickets for non-sticker...More

Thank Catarina137
Reviewed 13 July 2017

You need a parking pass to park at the beach. Check with your hotel. Nice beach for families with children.

Thank DiFred
Reviewed 18 January 2017

During low tide, this small beach is perfect for some fun time with your dog. Bring a baggy and pick up after yourself so it stays nice for everyone.

Thank Sherrie L
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Peggoty Beach is a lovely town beach in Scituate, MA. You need a sticker for you car to park there. It is a small beach of sand and rocks. There are houses on stilts at the top of the beach but the sandy area is...More

Thank katbob101
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Delightful, beautiful beach with great view of third cliff and that entrance to the North and South Rivers. The beach has been very crowded the last few weekends and holidays. very few (4) parking spaces for non resident vehicles.

Thank Jeff R
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Nice sandy beach with very attentive lifeguards. I wish the port-o-potties were serviced a little more often though.

Thank Cathy L
Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

Peggotty Beach is a small sandy cove, especially good for families with young kids. It's not a big teen draw. Life guards are on duty July & August. There is adequate parking for those with a town beach sticker. Non-sticker parking is very limited. The...More

Thank trippish
Reviewed 9 September 2014

If you have a pass and no other place to go this is a nice beach. The facilities have been upgraded (I use the term loosely - means they got a new portapotty). But the view can't be beat. It does get crowded and depending...More

Thank bigwuhead
Reviewed 31 July 2014

Peggoty is a small beach that gets very crowded because its close to the harbor. Lots of parking and it now has outdoor showers. Need a Town of Scituate Beach Sticker to park in the lot, no ;arking on the side streets.

Thank ron u
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