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Cape Cod National Seashore

99 Marconi Site Rd, MA 02667-8142
+1 508-255-2671
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Over 40,000 beautiful acres of protected beach and dunes, stretching from Chatham to Provincetown.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sand dunes” (21 reviews)
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99 Marconi Site Rd, MA 02667-8142
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It's a favorite on Cape Cod for good reason - the cliff-like dunes behind the beach provide a unique backdrop and counterpoint to the ocean. It's amazingly beautiful. The walk down to the beach is down a long a pretty neat staircase, so definitely not...More

Thank TheMeadowsTravel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are two visitor centers: one just past Easton, the other near Provincetown. Eastham was the more informative and the rangers were incredibly helpful. There are a variety of walks, of various lengths, and skill levels; and the video, at the Eastham location, gave us...More

1  Thank RetiredTeach21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots to do at the Cape Cod National Seashore. If you are headed out from the mid Cape area, the first stop should be the visitors center in Eastham, as they are exceptionally helpful and can point out any events or items that may enhance...More

Thank Shnoogie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every time I visit a beautiful park like this I am grateful that people before us had the foresight and fortitude to protect and support our natural treasures. Cape Cod National Seashore has miles of beautiful dunes and beach, yet it is accessible to visitors....More

1  Thank tele21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are awed by the exotic landscape here--the dunes, the sea roses, the long, sandy beaches, the high bluffs, the blue water surrounding the tip of the Cape, the scrub pines and trees in the woods. My companion is descended from several founding families in...More

3  Thank StarWeez
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped at the visitor center near Eastham. Then drove over to the beach and parked by the old Coast Guard Station. On the way over there we saw three wild turkeys. ... neat. The beach was awesome. The entrance to the beach is behind...More

1  Thank Brynn H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently stopped by the Cape Cod National Seashore visitor center near Eastham, MA. We picked up a brochure showing various hiking trails in the area of the visitor center. We chose to walk the 1.3 mile Nauset Trail that day which was a very...More

Thank Maui2014NMR
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Started with the Salty Pond visitor center, and one of the rangers gave us a map and good hints about which road to do and where to stop to have the better views and short walks. We didn't see any seal or whale, but lots...More

Thank aa27
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped along a beach of the beaches along the seashore. Our 3 kids loved walking down the dunes and looking through all the items on the beach. It was low tide so we could go out pretty far and there was plenty of stuff to...More

Thank Frank C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Cape Cod National Seashore is beautiful and In May, not too busy at all. We had varied weather from windy to calm. The beaches are soft and clean, some have more shells and interesting beachcombing.

Thank Jeanne C
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Laurie K
WhichWhich beach has the easiest accessibility for physically disabled
8 August 2016|
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Response from SPN21 | Reviewed this property |
I cannot say we have experience at all the beaches but Race Point Beach at Provincetown had access that would likely make accessibility easier for the disabled. Plastic grates over the sand provided a stable pathway most of... More
if we only go to one of the main beaches Coast guard, nauset, marconi or other, which would you suggest for biggest waves and biggest dunes? thanh you
8 June 2016|
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Response from Anne R | Reviewed this property |
Nauset Beach. But be prepared for COOOLLLDD water!!! Dunes would be better at Race Point in Provncetown at the tip of the Cape, although there are dunes at Nauset Warmer water on the Sound side, colder water on the Ocean... More