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Gay Head Public (Moshup Beach), Martha's Vineyard

Aquinnah, Massachusetts

41.34456° N, -70.83623° W

Where: off Moshup Trail, Aquinnah View Map

Water Type: Salt water

Type: Surf

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Good for: Skimboarding, Swimming, Walking

About

A ten minute walk from the parking lot, Moshup is a beach with soft sand good surf. The setting cannot be beat as the beautiful Gay Head Cliffs serve as a backdrop to this exquisite stretch of beach. Don't be surprised if you come across some nude sunbathers, as nude sunbathing is allowed at the far end of the beach.

Reviews

4 reviews


Brooklyn, NY
3 reviews
Member since: Feb 2012

7/22/2018

Not as popular as the others and great relaxing out there.


New Britain, CT
2 reviews
Member since: Aug 2018

7/7/2018

Beautiful surf and sand ( and the guys love the nude beach?).


Sparta, NJ
2 reviews
Member since: Jul 2018

6/30/2018

Short walk down to the beach with view of ocean, beautiful place to watch the sunset.


Hyattsville, MD
2 reviews
Member since: Mar 2013

8/4/2013

This beach had big boulders in the water, it was near the lighthouse, there was a really nice restaurant at the top of the hill with spectacular views. The beach was simply spectacular against the clay cliffs.

Gay Head Public (Moshup Beach) Vacation Rentals

Aquinnah
ID 17641
3 BR
1 bath
Sleeps 6
Walk to Beautiful Island Beach from This Secluded Retreat
Walk to Beautiful Island Beach from This Secluded Retreat
Distance to beach: 5 minute walk to Moshup's Beach and the Cliffs

Location