Considering most of New York City is surrounded by water, we don't really have a ton of beaches to hang out on. Much of our waterfront is either industrialized, unsafe due to polluted water ways, or otherwise private. However, there still are some great beaches you can find that are free and open to the public. Check out this roundup from our friends at 6sqft to see their picks for the 7 best New York City beaches.
From the Rockaways to Fort Tilden, we’ve rounded up the seven best sandy spots in NYC!
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