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Baie Rouge #172201
10/09/2018 07:27 AM
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We haven’t heard very much about Baie Rouge , we know that the restaurants have been removed the question I have is there parking in the same places or is it on the road only . We really enjoy that beach .

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Re: Baie Rouge [Re: DICKG] #172205
10/09/2018 08:15 AM
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The parking lot is open.


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Re: Baie Rouge [Re: DICKG] #172277
10/10/2018 06:46 AM
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Is anyone renting chairs and umbrellas there?

Re: Baie Rouge [Re: DICKG] #172278
10/10/2018 06:51 AM
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I don't believe so


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Re: Baie Rouge [Re: DICKG] #172315
10/10/2018 01:24 PM
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We were at Baie Rouge yesterday. It's sad to see that the Chez Raymond restaurant was destroyed and (mostly) carted away. No one is renting chairs or umbrellas, but the beach is as beautiful as ever, with no sargassum.

Re: Baie Rouge [Re: AUCspouse] #172320
10/10/2018 03:03 PM
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Originally Posted by AUCspouse
We were at Baie Rouge yesterday. It's sad to see that the Chez Raymond restaurant was destroyed and (mostly) carted away. No one is renting chairs or umbrellas, but the beach is as beautiful as ever, with no sargassum.

Baie Rouge is very much a beach no one should miss visiting. It has been clothing optional and at times just topless but it doesn't matter. If anyone has a day free go to Baie Rouge and bring your backpack with water and a blanket! Enjoy!


"I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it." Mae West
Re: Baie Rouge [Re: DICKG] #172328
10/10/2018 05:35 PM
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Are there men that hang around like there used to be. Bush boys hiding behind beach?

Re: Baie Rouge [Re: kccouple] #172332
10/10/2018 06:30 PM
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Originally Posted by kccouple
Are there men that hang around like there used to be. Bush boys hiding behind beach?

Probably. Perverts have no boundaries. They are opportunists.

Re: Baie Rouge [Re: kccouple] #172353
10/10/2018 08:25 PM
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We've seen them (the "Bush Boys") on more than one occasion. They seem to seek out couples and/or single females sunbathing topless or nude. The last time when my wife was topless, I had had enough, got up and approached the creep in an aggressive manner. He immediately pulled up his shorts and ran away. I think they are sick more than dangerous, but it still makes me nervous when they show up. I wish the authorities could do something about this because Baie Rough is not the only place this happens...

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Re: Baie Rouge [Re: Compskier] #172355
10/10/2018 08:35 PM
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Its the way it is. You take off your cloths and your out there for all to see. Its a shame it happens but by the time authorities could react they are long gone.

Re: Baie Rouge [Re: SXMScubaman] #172358
10/10/2018 09:10 PM
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Scubaman, unfortunately you're probably right. But I wonder (hypothetically of course) if a tourist was fast enough to catch one of these SOB's and beat some sense into them, how fast would the authorities show up and haul the tourist off to jail??? Not that it's something I want to do when I am on vacation, but I would certainly cheer on any hero that felt so inclined...lol

Re: Baie Rouge [Re: Compskier] #172360
10/10/2018 09:43 PM
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Not a good idea in a foreign country or home for that matter.

Re: Baie Rouge [Re: DICKG] #172391
10/11/2018 11:19 AM
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"I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it." Mae West
Re: Baie Rouge [Re: DICKG] #172393
10/11/2018 11:37 AM
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We have spent a lot of our time on the island at Baie Rouge and have seen the bush boys. What ive found that works to keep them away is to point a camera at them. It has worked well for us over the years.

Re: Baie Rouge [Re: actionone] #172395
10/11/2018 12:01 PM
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Originally Posted by actionone
We have spent a lot of our time on the island at Baie Rouge and have seen the bush boys. What ive found that works to keep them away is to point a camera at them. It has worked well for us over the years.


Great idea!! Thanks.

Re: Baie Rouge [Re: actionone] #172403
10/11/2018 01:23 PM
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I have done this for years and can attest it works.



Re: Baie Rouge [Re: AUCspouse] #172417
10/11/2018 03:18 PM
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Originally Posted by AUCspouse
We were at Baie Rouge yesterday. It's sad to see that the Chez Raymond restaurant was destroyed and (mostly) carted away. No one is renting chairs or umbrellas, but the beach is as beautiful as ever, with no sargassum.


I do not have contacts with Chez Raymond but would be willing to 'Go Fund' so he can rebuild and bring some chairs and umbrellas to the beach. Food and beverage would be appreciated as well.


"I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it." Mae West
Re: Baie Rouge [Re: sxmmartini] #172419
10/11/2018 03:29 PM
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That would be a wasted effort as the land owners, after years of trying, legally had him removed.



Re: Baie Rouge [Re: Pan] #172420
10/11/2018 03:43 PM
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Originally Posted by Pan
That would be a wasted effort as the land owners, after years of trying, legally had him removed.


Thanks for that info... I do remember beachfront property owners blocking the road so no one could access the beach.
Honestly I am growing very tired of this power trip 'I own the beach mentality' The parking is just as stupid. "I own this parking lot?"


"I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it." Mae West
Re: Baie Rouge [Re: sxmmartini] #172431
10/11/2018 06:46 PM
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They closed it for two days because the parking lot was full of debris. As soon as it was cleared, the lot was opened. It was a safety issue.


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Re: Baie Rouge [Re: DICKG] #172432
10/11/2018 06:52 PM
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Once upon a time a sign was up, and it was the same sign out on baie longe and Plum staying “no nude sun bathing”. This was a big deal with the people that owned the homes along the beach. Haven’t seen the sign in ages, but I hope that isn’t the reason the lolo’s weren’t allowed to stay. Because the home owners were angry so decided to put up a stink.

Re: Baie Rouge [Re: DICKG] #172435
10/11/2018 07:40 PM
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This was the first beach we visited way back in 1993 . We were staying in a villa just above Rouge. So long ago.

Re: Baie Rouge [Re: DICKG] #172436
10/11/2018 07:40 PM
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This was the first beach we visited way back in 1993 . We were staying in a villa just above Rouge. So long ago.

Re: Baie Rouge [Re: kim] #172439
10/11/2018 08:00 PM
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Originally Posted by kim
Once upon a time a sign was up, and it was the same sign out on baie longe and Plum staying “no nude sun bathing”. This was a big deal with the people that owned the homes along the beach. Haven’t seen the sign in ages, but I hope that isn’t the reason the lolo’s weren’t allowed to stay. Because the home owners were angry so decided to put up a stink.

Can't blame them for that.. Want to bath nude go to the designated area on Orient Beach.

Re: Baie Rouge [Re: kim] #172472
10/12/2018 10:45 AM
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The clothed vastly outnumbered the nudes on Baie Rouge so I do not think Gus and Ray's were closed for that reason.




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