A 1.5-mile stretch of family-friendly sandy beach. Open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. Metered parking and private lots, handicap accessible, surfing allowed in designated areas, no shade, lifeguards, restrooms, raft and umbrella rentals, shops and food within walking distance, and dogs/pets allowed at certain times. Views of Cape Neddick Light (Nubble Lighthouse). York trolley stop to/from Short Sands Beach.