Edgartown Great Pond Beach

Area

Overview

  • Directions

    Geolocation is not allowed
  • Size

    9.42 acres

Contact Information

Stewardships

Description

The property shows the breadth of the great pond to the north plus Chilmark’s Wequobsque Cliffs to the west. Access by canoe and kayak only — which visitors must supply. Private beaches are adjacent: Boundary signs indicate limits of public use.

Canoes or kayaks launched at town landing on Turkeyland Neck. Take Road to the Plains to Meetinghouse Road. Turn right and go 2/10 of a mile; turn left and follow the dirt road to the Great Pond. The beach is 1.1 miles across the pond. Land only on the marked Land Bank beach.

Allowed Activities
Birdwatching
Fishing
Kayaking
Swimming
Picnicking

Additional Information

Dogs

allowed Sept 1 - March 31

Hunting

with permission

Hours

Sunrise to sunset