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Herring Cove Beach

Provincetown, MA
+1 866-355-3260
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great fishing from the shore

Fished here many times. Caught striped bass and blues fron this beach. Lots of fun,especially when... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2017
Ware, Massachusetts
A Great Beach including a Bath House and Snack Bar

I've lived in Provincetown for years (we locals call it P-Town) and Herring Cove is the premier go... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2017
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Provincetown, MA
+1 866-355-3260
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

Fished here many times. Caught striped bass and blues fron this beach. Lots of fun,especially when the stripers follow the smaller fish in near shore. Very relaxing,

Thank pakasuz2
Reviewed 18 February 2017

I've lived in Provincetown for years (we locals call it P-Town) and Herring Cove is the premier go to beach for locals and visitors alike, mostly visitors. It is a National Seashore operated beach, lots of "paid parking", paved lots (unless they get washed away...More

2  Thank s jason m
Reviewed 17 January 2017

best place to watch the sunset swim bring your campers and walk to the race point light also new bathhouse and food venders The park has concerts 1 night a week in summer cheek dates

Thank fstop10
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I went here with my girlfriend this past summer ( 2016) because we wanted to experience nude and topless sunbathing for the first time. The beach rangers' official policy is no nude or topless sunbathing, but there is a section of the beach where it...More

3  Thank John N
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Through the years, we have ridden our bikes along Herring Cove Beach in the summer. Of course, coming here in the off-season, is a completely different experience. I'm glad we came here to see the sunset. It was a beautiful, although very cold experience.

Thank Dlstew65
Reviewed 14 December 2016

The sunset from this beach...you can sit in your car if its too cold....is just spectacular. I just pulled into the lot and there it was....setting over the horizon...it was breathtaking!

1  Thank bonardilaw
Reviewed 28 November 2016

You absolutely must make the drive here to watch the sunset-- it is breathtaking! On our trip to the cape, we travelled around throughout the week, but I would hands down stay in Provincetown from here on out for this beach!

Thank asavmarshall
Reviewed 21 November 2016

On a nearly cloudless evening when in Cape Cod it is worth a drive to Herring Cove Beach to experience an amazing gift from nature. I will not try to put into words the grandeur of it. We were fortunate to be on the beach...More

Thank Gershwin12
Reviewed 16 November 2016

I belong to a drum group and every august we go to wonderful herring cove to drum in front of the ocean.

Thank Marisol B
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Very beautiful beach. Clean and although very windy, nice to walk along the water. Very few people around because it is off season so we had the beach to ourselves. Will come back on a warmer day to enjoy.

Thank mcsorley61733
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Monica J
are dogs allowed on the beach during summer months (july)?
2 March 2017|
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Response from busyman269 | Reviewed this property |
I went in August - there were loads of dogs o the beach - just make sure to clean up after them and you should be fine. I would recommend a leash just in case too as there are a lot of people and other dogs.
Lonna D
Can you park at Herring Cove overnight with season pass?
18 August 2016|
Response from CATTSAR | Reviewed this property |
How far is herring beach from center town
14 August 2016|
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Response from pakasuz2 | Reviewed this property |
Less than 5 minutes.