Just returned from an evening visit to Harvey's beach. I went to listen to my book and watch the day calmly turn into night. Not a place to swim. But a pleasant place to sip wine and watch kite flyers, crabbers, hand-holders and waders. And, in late fall, a beautiful sunset.
A great place to relax. Go at night for the sunset and let the dogs run in the ocean. Low Tide is just the best! Clamming is a must as well.
This beach was charming, and tucked away in Old Saybrook. And like other reviewers, I also missed the driveway for it. It was smaller than I anticipated, but when we arrived there was plenty of parking available and they didn't charge us (was like 3:30PM). It was a nice place to get out of the car after traveling and walk... 更多
This is a clean, well maintained beach and easy to find. We often bike there from the B & B where we stay. Nice views and there's an overhang to get out of the sun, which is nice.
We stopped by to check out Harvey's beach, for a return visit in June. There is a concession stand and bathroom/changing rooms in the parking lot. It is pretty easy to miss the entrance.
Still the tucked away little gem I remember as a child. I grew up on this beach in the 60's and 70's and was so happy to find it as charming now as it was then. For a nice secluded picturesque beach away from the crowds of Rocky Neck and Ocean Beach, this is the place for you. Parking right... 更多