Good Harbor Beach
77 Thatcher Road
Gloucester, MA 01930
Located on Thatcher Road, Rte. 127A - This is a beautiful beach with lovely, white sand facing the Atlantic. There is a concession stand, rest rooms, and showers. Parking fee is $20 during the week per car; $25, weekends and holidays. Parking is limited so plan to arrive early.
Gloucester's famous beaches are perfect spots to walk, swim or just relax. Bring a book and enjoy the day. Alcohol is not allowed on any beaches. Dogs are not allowed on beaches from May 1st to September 15th. Please respect our litter laws and help keep our beaches and parks clean. Gloucester has adopted a "Carry In, Carry Out" policy at Good Harbor Beach, Wingaersheek Beach, Niles Beach and Plum Cove Beach. Visitors should be prepared to carry any trash out with them when they leave. Good Harbor and Wingaersheek both have a wheelchair designed to navigate over the sand. If you have this need, contact the head lifeguard or ask one of the beach personnel.
May 1 - September 15