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Nauset Inlet

Orleans, MA
+1 508-255-0455
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great clamming

went to nauset inlet, near prsicilla's landing kn nauset heights, east orleans.....got 5 dozen... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2016
East Orleans, Massachusetts
Interesting marsh area - and seals!

I put my kayak in at the Hemenway Road boat ramp - easy in and out, with free parking (along the... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2016
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This four-mile waterway of tidal pools and marshes leads to more imposing Atlantic swells.
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Orleans, MA
+1 508-255-0455
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

went to nauset inlet, near prsicilla's landing kn nauset heights, east orleans.....got 5 dozen quahogs...legal size in an hour and a half....great chowder, and grilled a dozen....fabulous spot!!!

Thank capecodbob41545
Reviewed 10 July 2016

I put my kayak in at the Hemenway Road boat ramp - easy in and out, with free parking (along the street - need a sticker for the lot). I paddled to the left, through Salt Pond Bay then Nauset Bay. Then south paralleling the...More

Thank Rob_from_MA
Reviewed 24 October 2015

Think about shooting this area from the coast guard station to the north. I found it best to use a 200-300 mm lens. Wonderful results!

Thank Pixelpanderer
Reviewed 6 September 2015

A beautiful microcosm of cape cod! Great place to Kayak and boat, fish and swim. Warmer than the ocean and really sweet. Lots of nice and classic cape cod homes. Cottages actually.

Thank FinnieF
Reviewed 20 May 2015

The Inlet is not Nauset or Coast Guard Beaches. Located in Eastham, and accessible only via boat or by walking north from Nauset Heights in Orleans, you will find a narrow slot in the barrier beach with a swiftly flowing current. Although beautiful, it can...More

4  Thank bruce p
Reviewed 21 June 2014

Just a stretch of water, that is like saying The Mona Lisa is just a picture. This little piece of water is peace and quiet, with a hint of magic and beauty thrown in to keep you spellbound. We just sat for an hour or...More

2  Thank Mike D
Reviewed 14 April 2013

Not much more to say other than it is a great place to look at. Get out and put your toes in the sand. Along with Nauset Beach this is Orleans at it's best. The snack shop at the beach has pretty good food too.

1  Thank DaleAnn V
Reviewed 1 November 2012

This is one of the treasures of the town of Orleans. The beach constantly changes with each storm that passes our way. This is a barrier beach to the far east of our town.

3  Thank Yvonne M
Reviewed 12 September 2012 via mobile

It was a gorgeous day, seals, birds, sail boats and sun! Sand is white and clean, great waves! We were there in September, not crowded and free. We loved it!

Thank heavypaws
Reviewed 9 September 2012

Put in at Salt Pond town landing, beautiful place to paddle, just watch the tides. Great place to spend the day.

Thank monicabentley
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