Atlantic Ocean (at Ventnor City Beach)

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LSNJ022
NewPort Avenue
08406 Ventnor , NJ 39° 20' 21.534" N, 74° 29' 4.5708" W
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This is a Kayak designated beach. It runs between the two lifeguard stands from Newport toward the fishing pier. You can launch or ride waves here.

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Launching considerations / restrictions:: 

You need a beach badge if you stay on the beach. Plenty of time to sneak in though. Restrooms are behind the playground; open in the summer only.

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Driving Directions: 
  • Garden State Parkway to exit 38 (Atlantic City Expressway).
  • Atlantic City Expressway to Exit 2.
  • Proceed past SandCastle and Albany Avenue Launch over bridge and past the monument to Atlantic Avenue.
  • Right on Atlantic Avenue, proceed about 4 miles to Newport Avenue.
  • Left on Newport Avenue (Ventnor Public Library on corner), continue to beach.
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Parking Situation: 
Unload at the beach; metered parking right there. Otherwise, free parking on Atlantic Avenue if you don't have quarters.
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Facilities: 
Rest Rooms
Trash Receptacle