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Horseneck Beach State Reservation

Address

5 John Reed Road, Westport, MA 02791

Phone

Horseneck Beach (508) 636-8816
Horseneck Beach Campground (508) 636-8817
Accessible

Details of Horseneck Beach State Reservation

Overview of Horseneck Beach State Reservation

Swim and camp at one of the most popular beaches in Massachusetts. Located at the western end of Buzzard's Bay, the 2-mile long beach is also great for bird watching.

Hours for Horseneck Beach State Reservation

Sunrise to sunset

Parking at Horseneck Beach State Reservation

To aid in the prevention of spreading COVID-19, Parking lots at  Horseneck Beach and  Goosebury  Island are CLOSED

Get a parking pass for Massachusetts state parks

Get a lifetime senior parking pass

Activities at Horseneck Beach State Reservation

Children swimming

Swimming

Sunbathe or take a swim in the Atlantic.
A campsite along a full forest of trees.

Camping

Camping and reservations closed until June 7, 2020 to aid in the prevention of spreading COVID-19

All Activities at Horseneck Beach State Reservation

  • Camping
  • Swimming
  • Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Boating (non-motorized)
  • Boating (motorized)
  • Biking
  • Basketball
  • Bird watching

Facilities at Horseneck Beach State Reservation

  • Boat ramp - CLOSED to aid in the prevention of spreading COVID-19
  • Dishwashing station
  • Dumpsters
  • Picnic areas - CLOSED to aid in the prevention of spreading COVID-19
  • Playground - CLOSED to aid in the prevention of spreading COVID-19
  • Showers
  • Trailer/R.V. dumping - CLOSED to aid in the prevention of spreading COVID-19

Accessibility at Horseneck Beach State Reservation

  • Accessible beaches
    • Available beach wheelchairs
  • Accessible camping - CLOSED to aid in the prevention of spreading COVID-19
  • Accessible picnicking - CLOSED to aid in the prevention of spreading COVID-19
  • Accessible restrooms
  • Accessible trails

Restrictions at Horseneck Beach State Reservation

  • No dogs or other pets, with exception of service animals, allowed on beach April 1st to Sept. 15th. 
  • No access to sand dunes.
  • No alcohol
  • No littering

More info for Horseneck Beach State Reservation

Beach services, including lifeguard services and public restrooms, are available from Memorial Day to Labor Day. 

The Gooseberry Island Public Boat Launch may be accessed from W Shore Road in Westport.

Camping is available from the first week in May until Columbus Day. Camping is $22/night for Massachusetts residents and $70/night for non-residents.

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