Beaches in Cockburn Town

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A long strip of beach front Cockburn Town, as sandy and picturesque as they come.  The beach can be narrow during high tide, but the nature of the waters overall are calm and great for beginning swimmers.  Along the shore there are several sea walls where visitors will claim a spot and sit and watch the waves roll by, as well as a few places that are frequented by snorkelers. 

Which Beaches Are Available?

You will find an abundance of beaches to consider visiting in and around the area. To get additional information concerning one particular beach simply click on the names of the ones you are interested in.

Governor's Beach

If you are wanting to snorkel, a location offering that option is Osprey Beach. Osprey Beach enjoys sugar white sand that is well cared for so that it is appealing to hotel guests. The sand leads up to bright blue waters that are shallow and clear enough that you can often see to the bottom.

Another option that beach-goers can consider is Murray Beach. Visitors can gain access to Murray Beach by driving just off nearest main to road to a smaller dirt road. Find parking along the road, then make your way through the trees, where you will find the beach.

West Road Beach: As Front Street heads towards the west coast and sharply turns south, this is where you will find West Road Beach.

The following chart enables you to learn some key facts regarding the beaches that can be found in and around the area.

Beaches In and Around Cockburn Town
Name Location Coast
Cedar Grove Beach 0.4 mi. South West of Central Cockburn Town South West
Corktree Beach 2.4 mi. North of Central Cockburn Town North
Governor's Beach 1.6 mi. South of Central Cockburn Town South West
Hawkes Nest East Beach 1.9 mi. Southeast of Central Cockburn Town South
Murray Beach 1.4 mi. Northeast of Central Cockburn Town North
Osprey Beach Central Cockburn Town South West
Pillory Beach 1.6 mi. North of Central Cockburn Town North West
Town Beach Central Cockburn Town South West
West Road Beach 1.4 mi. North of Central Cockburn Town North West
White Sands Beach 2.2 mi. South-Southeast of Central Cockburn Town South

Of course, Cockburn Town offers additional attractions. For more in formation concerning other attractions for Cockburn Town, click here.

 

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