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Cape Cod National Seashore

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Address: MA
Phone Number: 508 771 2144
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Activities: Biking
Description: Over 40,000 beautiful acres of protected beach and dunes, stretching from...
Over 40,000 beautiful acres of protected beach and dunes, stretching from Chatham to Provincetown.
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The Cape Cod National Seashore is a beautiful place to visit especially in the summertime. The shoreline and the sandy beaches are spectacular. I was lucky enough to live on... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

The Cape Cod National Seashore is a beautiful place to visit especially in the summertime. The shoreline and the sandy beaches are spectacular. I was lucky enough to live on Cape Cod for 14 years and my husband and I would just take rides along the shoreline and enjoy the view. I would highly recommend it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

These beaches are some of the most scenic in all of New England. The only problem is the drive to get there. Swimming is good from June-September as long as the waves allow!

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Portland, Oregon
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27 reviews 27 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

I went here in February 2015 with freezing temperatures. It was worth it. The scenery and waves were something to behold. I watched surfers with wet suits. I also had a chance to talk to them as they came out of the water. This is a long beach. I enjoy summer walks when I visit. Winter just gives you a... More 

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Cape Cod Ma.
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Fifty years ago thousands of acres were set aside to be free from further development, so outer Cape Cod offers miles of natural beaches, woodlands, hiking and bike trails. Two visitor centers offer programs, attractions, lectures, etc. The area offers superb beaches...ocean, bay and pond and wonderful scenery.

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Worcester, MA
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173 reviews 173 reviews
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53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

In addition to the beach, there is also a visitor's center with lots of information on the beach, the area in general and local goings on. In the summer ranger tours are available. Lots of hiking tours are also available. It is a nice way to spend the day. Note - dogs are not allowed off lease at the National... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We spent 2 nights camping on the Cape that was just fabulous. The campground was very nice and the scenery and atmosphere was so relaxing and beautiful. This stop was between Boston and NYC on our east coast swing last May. Perfect place to just hang out, build a nice fire and relax.

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Des Moines, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

I went to the National Seashore in December and it was awesome. Luckily the weather was in the mid 40s (7c) with no wind. It was cloudy but spectacular, I was the only one on the beaches and was making my own tracks. Very peaceful and I loved the solitude! The sound of the waves and the fresh air was... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

The pilgrims may have been the first Europeans to sight this jewel of the Atlantic coast, but here we are revelling in the same topography, of pristine beaches, dunes and wildlife. Beach-front properties are at such a premium, so as to preclude even dreaming about it. What with most of the US coastline devoured by cities, hotels and beach resorts,... More 

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Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

This is the place to go in New England during 3 seasons! Something for nearly everyone; history, activities, eateries, scenery, clean, life-guarded beaches with now-protected sand dunes, bike trails, hiking, artist colonies and shows, community theater performances, bird sanctuary, a broad variety of lodging alternatives, fishing, seal-watching, boating, and touring historic locations. Traffic during the prime summer months can be... More 

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Philadelphia
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Coast guard beach with the seals, 2 other seashore beaches within 10 minutes, Three Sisters light houses. No shells on the beaches, just pretty rocks. Stop in the Pard visitor office. Lots of Info. Self guided walking light house tour, covers half the coast.

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