Hawksnest Beach, Virgin Islands National Park

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#4 of 14 in Outdoors in Virgin Islands National Park
Relax and unwind on Hawksnest Beach, a quiet strip of sand offering extensive views of the bay. Popular mainly with local families, the beach remains more peaceful than many others on the island. Sunbathe on the fine white sand and take a dip in the clear blue waters. Because it is slightly more exposed than other beaches, expect some surf here and use caution when swimming or snorkeling with little children. The sea grape trees provide ample shade to get away from the blistering sun. Make Hawksnest Beach a part of your Virgin Islands National Park vacation plans using our Virgin Islands National Park vacation app .
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  • We traveled there before the hurricane and wish them a speedy recovery. Wow this one of the prettiest beaches I have been to. It gets full pretty quickly so get there early, there are great views in e...  more »
  • beautiful beach and a greaat place to relax. not crowded. grape trees provide shade if you need it. decent snorkeling. saw some fish and a ray. has facilities.  more »
  • Because it's close, go early, before 10AM. If you're in St John and have a car, go at 8AM, even if you think that people on vacation rarely should get up before noon. All the beaches on the North shor...  more »

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