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Cape Cod Canal

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Address: Buzzards Bay, Bourne, MA
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Canal is a great place to go

Living on the canal is totally AWSOME! You can go for great walks,7 mile bike rides,or great fishing. Living on the Cape side you can bike ride heading east and have a great lunch... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
retirecapecod
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Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts
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Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Living on the canal is totally AWSOME! You can go for great walks,7 mile bike rides,or great fishing. Living on the Cape side you can bike ride heading east and have a great lunch at Pilot House and check out the boats at Sandwich Marina. Or head west towards the train bridge take the road after train bridge it will... More 

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Brandon, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Cape Cod Canal is seven miles long from beginning to end but you can walk or bike any portion of it. The scenery is beautiful. The canal is right next to you.

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Brockton, MA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been coming down to the canal all my life. First as a little kid with my dad to go fishing, and throughout the years for walking and biking. A great place to make memories.

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Thank Karla221
Bourne, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A walk on the Cape Cod Canal is a great place to get exercise. Very flat path. From end to end is abut 7 mile one way. There is one parking lot off of Bell Ave in Gray Gable, another parking is under the Bourne bridge on the cape side of the canal.

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United States
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Whether you want to bike,walk, jog,fish and so on, the Cape Cod Canal is just a beautiful place for all those things. I like to bike and fish the canal and with fall just now arriving the fall bite is on. I was down there just last week and biking the canal at night while the striped bass and bluefsh... More 

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Boston
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

i have stopped here many time during 2016. I usually grab a lunch and go sit by the canal, or go to the park. I have fished here, good bites! numerous motel nearby.

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Thank Mary T
Boston, Massachusetts
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41 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Peaceful place on either side of the canal to walk, bike or jog. Mile markers, benches and ample parking make this special part of Cape Cod, a must for the outdoors men. Plenty of fishing spots also. Safe area for children and seniors. If you are an artist or a photography buff, you will love life along the canal. Enjoy... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

The Canal divides the Cape from the mainland of Massachusetts. There is a trail alongside the entire length of about 15 nautical miles. Ships of all kinds traverse the canal to save the 170 some nm around Cape Cod. Good for walking, biking or fishing. It is not crowded even in the height of the summer season. The water height... More 

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1 Thank mshnaya
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Romantic spot watching the boats come and go from the Atlantic. Great area to set up chairs and watch the world go by. Restrooms, picnic areas, shaded gazebo, trails & areas to fish.

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Bourne, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

The bike/walking path on the Cape Cod Canal is 6 miles long. You can walk or bike as much or as little as you want. There are mile markers every 1/2 mile so that you can keep track of your progress. Start at either end, Bourne or Sandwich, or anywhere in between. The path is lovely and you never know... More 

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