Frpm the Wyndham (ex-Ramada Inn) at 56th Street the beachfront is residential, although in many caes not year round. The beach here is usually 50 - 100 yards (45 - 90m.) wide, backed by a strip of sand dunes generally about 50 yards (45m.) wide and up to 10 feet (3 m.) high. There is public access to the beach every block.