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Cape Cod Rail Trail

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Address: MA
Phone Number: 508 896-3491
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Activities: Biking
Description: This bike path runs 25 miles, from Dennis to Wellfleet.

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East coast ocean side wonder ride

Wow... what a beautiful trail. I was there in June with my family. I had varying levels of experienced riders and we did great. For anyone comfortable on a bike, this is a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
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Sierra Madre, California

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Sierra Madre, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Wow... what a beautiful trail. I was there in June with my family. I had varying levels of experienced riders and we did great. For anyone comfortable on a bike, this is a terrific scenic, relaxing and enjoyable ride.

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Quebec City, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

I like this trail a lot. I rode solo a few times, with my wife and daughter on other occasions. The trail is good for biking as well as for rollerblading. The surface is mainly smooth and offers its fair part of shades. We'll come back again, and again.

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Norwalk, CT
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

The rail trail is one of the prime attractions on Cape Cod. Miles of trail, and no cars. You can stop for breakfast of lunch at places right off the trail. The only problem is that it can get crowded and many people don't understand the rules or the road. My recommendation would be to enjoy the trail, but go... More 

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Toronto
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This was really lovely... we rented bikes and went for a four hour long pedal that brought us past cranberry bogs, forests, and some stunning interior lakes... we even stopped and went for a dip in one on the way!

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upstate NY
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Quintessential Cape Cod experience that is fun for the whole family. Travel a long or short ride on this mostly flat safe path. There are plenty of locations to stop off and enjoy when you want to rest. Remember that is not a race to get through, relax and enjoy your surroundings.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

What a fabulous afternoon! We rented bikes in Orleans and started our 25.4 mile bike north, ending up at LeCount Hollow Beach before turning around and returning our bikes at Idle Times Bike Shop. The course was easy and if we would have told the kids, "hey, want do ride 25 miles" I would have ridden alone...but their endurance was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Although we did not take the whole trail, but whatever parts we covered was nice and quiet..it was a real pleasure biking there.

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New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

We got on the trail on a cloudy Sunday morning in Orleans and took it to its terminus in Wellfleet. It's a lovely trail with some nice scenery. At the terminus we crossed 6 to get a look at the bay. Crossed back to the ocean to sit there awhile. Rode south again and stopped at Arnold's for some good... More 

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ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

This trail, starting in South Dennis and heading to Chatham or Brewster, depending on where you exit the bike-only rotary, rolls through shady glens and along beautiful lakes. It is wide enough to never feel crowded, even though lots of people use it, and nearly all motorists actually stop at the bike crossings. Too bad they don't post stop signs... More 

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Gatineau, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

My husband and I are avid cyclists, although I'm not as experienced as he is. We entered the trail at Dennis and rode our bikes to the Chatham Beach. I can't say enough good things about this trail. It's relatively flat all the way with just a couple of very manageable hills. The trail is very well maintained and absolutely... More 

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Address: MA
Phone Number: 508 896-3491
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod

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