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Nantasket Beach Reservation

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Details of Nantasket Beach Reservation

Overview of Nantasket Beach Reservation

Nantasket Beach is popular summer escape from the Boston. The reservation includes a mile of the Atlantic shoreline, and during the summer, you can attend concerts or take public dance lessons.

Hours for Nantasket Beach Reservation

Dawn to dusk

Parking at Nantasket Beach Reservation

Advisory: Beginning Friday, August 14, 2020 until further notice, the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR), at the request of the Town of Hull, will reduce parking capacity at agency-managed parking areas at Nantasket Beach State Reservation to 50 percent.  

Daily parking fees from Memorial Day to Labor Day:

At some locations, DCR is accepting cash and/or credit cards.

MA residents   $15

Non-MA residents   $40

Resident and non resident status is determined by the vehicle license plate

Get a parking pass for Massachusetts state parks

Get a lifetime senior parking pass

All Activities at Nantasket Beach Reservation

  • Biking
  • Hiking
  • Swimming

Facilities at Nantasket Beach Reservation

  • Athletic fields
    • Volleyball
  • Bathhouse (CLOSED to aid in the prevention of spreading COVID-19)
  • Pavilion
  • Playground
  • Restrooms (CLOSED to aid in the prevention of spreading COVID-19)
  • Weddings

Accessibility at Nantasket Beach Reservation

  • Restrooms (CLOSED to aid in the prevention of spreading COVID-19)
  • Swimming
    • Beach wheelchairs

Restrictions at Nantasket Beach Reservation

  • No dogs allowed from April to mid-September

More info for Nantasket Beach Reservation

Lifeguards on duty from late June to early September.