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Lounge on Front Beach

10 Free Things to Do on the Mississippi Gulf Coast

(c)Mark D. Kahler

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Front Beach Dr, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA

Front Beach, along the Ocean Springs waterfront on Front Beach Dr., is a great place to spend a leisurely day. The sand here is sugar-white, the type you see in postcards and travel brochures. The water tends to be fairly shallow and calm, allowing families to feel comfortable for a day of fun. The crowd here usually is laid back and friendly. One ranking places this as the top beach in Mississippi.

The beach has a nice walking/running path that in-line skaters also use. It runs about a mile between the harbor and the bridge. Restrooms, a picnic pavilion, and volleyball nets are available for public use.