Norton Point Beach
Many dogs and pets like the water as much as we do. However, some restrictions are necessary to enable all of us to use and enjoy the beach.
Dog and Pet Restrictions:
January 1– March 31 – No Restrictions;
April 1– May 14– Dogs and pets are prohibited within 100 yards of posted nesting habitat by federal and state regulation. The prohibition is enforced throughout the nesting season, which generally lasts from the beginning of April through the end of August. The Recreation Department will remove the signs as soon as possible after nesting is concluded.
May 15– August 30 - Dogs and pets are prohibited within 100 yards of posted nesting habitat by federal and state regulation AND Dogs and pets are prohibited on all beaches between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.;
September 1– September 15 - Dogs and pets are prohibited on all beaches between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.;
September 16– December 31 – No Restrictions
-Dog and pet excrement must be picked up and properly disposed of.
-There is a $50 fine for violation of Section 4 (Mass. General Law Section 161 Acts 1971). Visit Website
Or call (508) 696-3840 for more information.
- LizJul. 1, 2020Great For On Leash In The Summer
on leash required in the summer because of the birds.