This is one of the most popular beaches on Nantucket. Very family friendly though the surf can get heavy at times. Lifeguards are on duty in-season at this beach.
Located at the end of Surfside Road, a three-mile ride on paved bike path or take the NRTA Shuttle in season. Easy to park your car in the lot near the beach, and this beach is easily accessible by bike path. Great waves for surfing and boogie boarding, the wide beach is also good for picnics, beach games, and surfcasting. Kite flying west of Surfside Beach is acceptable; for safety reasons, please do not fly kites east of Surfside toward the airport.
Surfside is good for shelling in the early morning and popular in the evenings for surfcasting.
Lifeguard, restrooms with diaper changing station, showers, food service. All you need is this beautiful slice of Nantucket, a beach chair, and you are in heaven.