Top 10 great coastal boardwalks
"10 Great Coastal Boardwalks," from Coastal Living magazine.Local boardwalks like Long Beach, Atlantic Beach, The Rockaways, Coney Island and FDR Beach were not mentioned.
10. Rehoboth Beach, Del.
(April 16, 2009)
Hannah Pieper, 9, and (in background) her sister, Alyssa Pieper, 5, of Albemarle, N.C., ride their Razor scooters on the boardwalk in Rehoboth Beach during a spring break vacation to Delaware.
9. Myrtle Beach, S.C.
(April 2, 2010)
Visitors walk towards the 14th Avenue North Pier on the new Myrtle Beach Oceanfront Boardwalk.
8. Beaufort, N.C.
(Sept. 17, 2003)
People come out to watch the churning surf along the boardwalk in Beaufort, N.C.
7. Santa Monica, Calif.
(April 17, 2003)
Celebrity Rollerblade instructor Debbie Merrill at the Santa Monica Beach Boardwalk.
6. Ocean City, Md.
(April 7, 2009)
Tourists at the Ocean City boardwalk.
5. Long Beach, Wash.
4. Miami Beach, Fla.
(Sept. 27, 2006)
A man and a woman take advantage of the fairly cool weather, around 76F, to complete an early morning run on the boardwalk in Miami Beach, Fla.
3. Virginia Beach, Va.
(May 22, 2009)
The colossal bronze figure of the sea god Neptune towers over the Virginia Beach boardwalk at 31st Street.
2. Santa Cruz, Calif.
(July 3, 2008)
Visitors walk on the Santa Cruz Boardwalk in Santa Cruz, Calif.
The Atlantic City boardwalk is shown in this undated file photo.