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Cape Poge Wildlife Refuge

#52 of 115 things to do in Martha's Vineyard Features Animals
Dike Road, Chappaquiddick Island, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539
+1 508-627-7689
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Best part of our trip to MV was going to Chappaquiddick and going out to Cape Poge Wildlife Refuge and Lighthouse!

So we knew that there was a 5th lighthouse to see on Chappaquiddick and then learned there was an... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2016
snow_beach
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New England
Beautiful beach, pretty wetlands

Wanting to get out of town and try's new beach, we headed over to Chappaquiddick to visit the Cape... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2016
hopepostkids
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San Francisco, California
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Dike Road, Chappaquiddick Island, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

So we knew that there was a 5th lighthouse to see on Chappaquiddick and then learned there was an open house going on at the lighthouse from 10a-2p one day during our stay on MV. It was off season (post Columbus Day) but we had...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Wanting to get out of town and try's new beach, we headed over to Chappaquiddick to visit the Cape Pogue beach today, and loved it. The beach is about a half-mile walk from the parking lot so come prepared to carry your stuff to the...More

Thank hopepostkids
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Lovely beach at the end of the road, approach across the infamous bridge and a beautiful marsh. Many shells here.

Thank MajorNYC
Reviewed 10 June 2016

Did not see much wildlife, but the ocean views and dunes were beautiful. Some areas closed due to nesting

Thank CapeSharon
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Our guide, Dick, was super. The ride was great in the all terrain vehicle...a couple of hours into wonderfully pristine and beautiful scenery. $25 per person, in season only, and worth every cent. Bring mosquito spray...those little critters fly fast, even invading a moving, open...More

1  Thank chuckiek
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Went on the lighthouse tour offered by thetrustees.org, the group that maintains the nature preserve. You ride on benches (shaded) in the back of a pickup truck, so be prepared for some bumps. The 2-hour tour heads along the beach, bay, and dunes to the...More

1  Thank Dave S
Reviewed 5 September 2015

If you decide to do the kayaking tour and you're new to MV, let me give you some advice. Now this is all stuff that I really WISH the people at the Refuge (the Trustees they're called) had TOLD ME. 1. In order to get...More

1  Thank Jimibell
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Annual Trip out to the Vineyard was going so so, until my wife called across to The Trustees and booked the Light House Tour. I cannot say enough about how accommodating the entire Trustee Team was...from picking us up at the ferry, to taking us...More

Thank W_M_Freeman
Reviewed 22 July 2015

The Trustees of Reservations tour of outer Chappaquiddick was excellent. You go over-sand in some of the remotest parts of the Islands. Fantastic views of Cape Poge Bay and Nantucket Sound. Great lighthouse stop. Respectful offroading. Do this first before you take your own 4x4...More

1  Thank JackMV
Reviewed 26 August 2014

This $25 tour gives you 2 hours of delightful nature tour where you can see a beautiful lighthouse in a remote part of Martha's Vineyard. We had a very knowledgeable guide who explained the history of the lighthouse (not of the more infamous events of...More

1  Thank ChapinaCiudadVieja
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