Plum Cove Beach
WASHINGTON ST. (RTE 127) IN THE NORTHERN PART OF GLOUCESTER
Located just North of Gloucester, Plum Cove is the perfect beach for families with small children. The cozy beach overlooks Ipswich Bay and offers a quiet day at the beach away from the crowds. Please note: a resident sticker is required to park at Plum Cove Beach, which assists with crowd control. Alcohol is prohibited. Lifeguards are on duty daily from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm from Father’s Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. All floatation devices and surf boards are prohibited.
Directions: Follow Route 128 North the first rotary (Grant Circle) in Gloucester. Exit the rotary on Route 127 north toward Annisquam. Continue for approximately 4 miles to Plum Cove Beach and the village of Lanesville just beyond.