HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Buckroe Beach in Hampton is currently undergoing a replenishment.
The beach’s boardwalk got a facelift in 2021, and now the beach itself gets a refresh. The beach replenishment will add sand will add to the beach from Pilot Avenue in the north down to Point Comfort Avenue. The last time Buckroe Beach got a replenishment was in 2004.
The sand for the replenishment will come from a borrow area in the Chesapeake Bay called horseshoe shoals, about two miles from the shoreline.