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Cape Cod National Seashore, MA

National Park Service

The great Outer Beach described by Thoreau in the 1800s is protected within the national seashore. Forty miles of pristine sandy beach, marshes, ponds, and uplands support diverse species. Lighthouses,...[more]

beach activities at Cape Cod National Seashore
Six beaches beckon sunbathers and swimmers. Lifeguards are on duty from late June through early September.

Six beaches beckon sunbathers and swimmers. Lifeguards are on duty from late June through early September.

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canoeing with a ranger at Cape Cod National Seashore
Rangers lead canoe trips to quiet freshwater ponds and estuaries.

Rangers lead canoe trips to quiet freshwater ponds and estuaries.

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Cape Cod National Seashore

Address

Cape Cod National Seashore
99 Marconi Site Road
Wellfleet, MA 02667
Phone:(508) 771 2144
Email:CACO_Superintendent@nps.gov

Directions

From Boston area: Take Route 3 south, to the Sagamore Bridge in Bourne. Follow Route 6 eastward to Eastham and Provincetown. From Providence, RI: Take I-95 north to, I-195. Follow Route 6 eastward as described above. Once on Cape, most park features are off Route 6 from Eastham to Provincetown. Stop at a park visitor center, or at a chamber of commerce, to get a map of the local vicinity

Activities
  • AUTO TOURING AUTO TOURING
  • BIKING BIKING
  • BOATING BOATING
  • FISHING FISHING
  • HIKING HIKING
  • HORSEBACK RIDING HORSEBACK RIDING
  • HUNTING HUNTING
  • PADDLING PADDLING
  • PHOTOGRAPHY PHOTOGRAPHY
  • SWIMMING SWIMMING
  • WILDLIFE VIEWING WILDLIFE VIEWING
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