Patterson Beach (RI 20) continues to the west for another 400 m between bordering 20 m high calcarenite bluffs. It is backed by dunes rising to 40 m. All three beaches receive usually low wave to calm conditions, with seagrass growing to within 20 m of the shore. Dyer Island lies 500 m off the main beach.
Beach Length: 0.4km
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