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Marblehead – Riverhead Beach 

Access: Public

Parking: Fee (Seasonal)

Launch: Sandy Beach and Boat Ramp

Tidal Influences: Sensitive - Mud flat exposed at low tide

Charts: NOAA -13275 (1:25,000) or NOAA 13274 (1:40,000)


Riverhead Aerial

Photo Credit: Google

Riverhead Beach is at the inner end of Marblehead Harbor, across the Causeway from Devereux Beach. Its 1.65 acres offers a beach area, boat ramp and parking area. There are restroom facilities and food at Devereux Beach during the summer. For parking and other regulations, check this site.



This site provides kayak and paddleboard rentals at hourly rates during the summer only. 



Boat ramp and sandy beaches at Riverhead provide easy access into Marblehead Harbor.

Featured Trails from Riverhead Beach

Trails from Riverhead

For tidal information, consult The North Shore Tide Charts.

The above map provides suggestions for possible routes but is not a navigational map. Please refer to a nautical chart particularly if you are not familiar with the area and always be aware of weather conditions, boat traffic and other safety precautions while out on the water.