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Beaches and Recreation



Aquinnah (Gay Head):

• Moshup Beach/Gay Head Public Beach - Off Moshup Trail. 10-minute walk from parking lot on cleared trail. There is a parking fee.
• Philbin Beach - Town Beach, Beach sticker necessary. Off of Moshup’s Trail.
• West Basin - At the end of Lobsterville Beach. Parking is very limited. (Resident Permit required)
• Lobsterville Beach - Located on the North Shore. Sandy Beach and calm waves. Parking is very limited. (Resident Permit required)


• Menemsha Public Beach - Gentle North Shore beach. Good fishing. Lifeguard on duty.
• Chilmark Pond Preserve - (Land Bank) Access by canoe or kayak only across pond to Atlantic Ocean beach for swimming. No Lifeguard.
• Great Rock Bite Preserve - (Land Bank) – very limited parking. Long walk to beach from parking area. North Shore beach.
• Lucy Vincent Beach - Town Beach, Town Beach sticker required. South Shore Atlantic beach with big surf and strong undertow.
• Stonewall Beach - Town Beach, Town Beach sticker required. South Shore Atlantic beach. Good surfing beach, strong undertow.


• Bend in The Road Beach - Edgartown end of Joseph Sylvia Beach between Oak Bluffs & Edgartown. Lifeguard on duty.
• East Beach (Cape Pogue Wildlife Refuge & Wasque Reservation - On Chappaquiddick. Access from Dyke bridge and Wasque. Trustee of Reservation regulations. Fee for non-members.
• Fuller Street Beach - End of Fuller Street near Lighthouse Beach.
• Katama/South Beach - Beach is at the end of Katama Road and Herring Creek Rd. South Shore surf. Strong undertow. Lifeguard on duty.
• Lighthouse Beach - This beach is at Starbuck's Neck, off N. Water St.

Oak Bluffs:

• Eastville Beach - Between Oak Bluffs & Vineyard Haven, on the Oak Bluffs side of the bridge. Sandy beach, small waves.
• Joseph Sylvia State Beach - Mild barrier beach along Beach Rd. between Oak Bluffs & Edgartown. Good for Children. Sandy beach, small waves.
• Oak Bluffs Town Beach - Adjacent to SAA dock. Lifeguard on duty.

Vineyard Haven:

• Lake Tashmoo Town Beach - End of Herring Creek Road. Lifeguard on duty.
• Owen Park Beach - Harbor beach off Main Street.
• Tisbury Town Beach - End of Owen Little Way, next to V.H. Yacht Club. Lifeguard on duty.
• Wilfrid's Pond Reserve - (Land Bank) - Herring Creek Rd toward town beach. Look for Land Bank sign on right.

West Tisbury:

• Long Point Wildlife Refuge - Waldron's Bottom Road. Ocean surf & pond side swimming. 9AM-5PM. No Lifeguards. Parking fee.
• Sepiessa Point Reservation - (Land Bank)- 1.2 miles in off Ed/WT Rd. on Tiah's Cove Rd. off New Lane. Limited Parking. Boat launch and pond swimming.
• Lambert’s Cove Beach - Town beach, Beach sticker necessary. Off of Lambert’s Cove Rd. Sandy beach with small waves.
• Seth’s Pond - A freshwater Pond on Lambert’s Cove Rd. (Resident Permit Required)


Mink Meadows Golf Club
320 Golf Club Road,
Vineyard Haven, MA

Farm Neck Golf Club
County Rd
Oak Bluffs, MA 02557


Town Courts: • Edgartown - Robinson Road
• Oak Bluffs - Niantic Ave
• Vineyard Haven - Church St & Lake St
• West Tisbury - Old County Rd at the Elementary School

Vineyard Youth Tennis
618 Airport Rd,
Vineyard Haven, MA

Walking Trails

Sheriff’s Meadow Foundation
Martha’s Vineyard Land Bank
Trails MV APP