Half Moon Beach, Gloucester

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Half Moon Beach is located in Gloucester. To visit Half Moon Beach on your trip to Gloucester, use our Gloucester route planner.
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  • September 7, 2017
    Small sandy beach and shady.A good walk from the parking lot. There is a fee for non residents. It in located in Stage fort park  more »
  • August 30, 2017
    Lots of tree shadow, nice walk, water is clean. I recommend. You can lie down, do a pic nic. Have fun!  more »
  • August 29, 2017
    This was our favorite when WE were kids. If you don't want to bake in the sun, this beach is great because behind you is a picnic area with trees to shade you, which is a few steps away from the water...  more »

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