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Provincetown Causeway

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Address: Province Lands Road and Commercial Street, Provincetown, MA
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A good walk on an uneven large boulder surface

A group of us parked our bikes and trekked out on the causeway. The rocks are uneven boulders, but very manageable in sneakers or a good walking shoe. You get a nice perspective... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Halifax, Canada
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Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful shops, excellent food, and a buzz of activities for everyone. Have nothing but great memories of Cape Cod and Commercial Street. If I could make one suggestion, the town needs to do something about the 2 large water towers in town. There would be so many great pictures of P-Town, but every time you raise your camera for a... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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259 reviews
104 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of us parked our bikes and trekked out on the causeway. The rocks are uneven boulders, but very manageable in sneakers or a good walking shoe. You get a nice perspective of Provincetown from the point.

Thank shepherd35
Morris Plains, New Jersey
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48 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

When I started going to P-town, there was no ferry across the harbor. If you wanted to get across, you needed to walk the breakers. I actually kind of hate that there is such easy access now, because walking the breakers in amazing. The views are stellar and when you finally reach the beach, you know you earned it. It... More 

Thank pandemonium93
Boston, USA
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157 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

The causeway runs over a mile across the Bay from the end of Commercial street out to the very tip of the Cape. Wear sneakers or good sandles because you'll be rock hopping the entire way. The Causeway is built out of flat topped boulders laid out above the high tide. You step, step jump all the way across. A... More 

Thank LoveToTravelBoston
West Palm Beach, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

I had read about this before coming to P-Town and was hoping I'd get to see it. Well, see it I did...as I crossed it twice (one way out, one way back). It was nerve-wracking at first trying to navigate between the stones but if you've played a lot of video games it's a little easier ;) Go early in... More 

Thank stevielee973
Central Valley, New York
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81 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015

When looking for things to do in Provincetown I saw this and knew I wanted to do it. You don't have to be entirely fit to get across it, it does have a few, slightly challenging spots.. But just take your time, if you need to, and all should be fine. The seagulls were a bit funny. They seemed to... More 

Thank Richard D
London, Canada
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108 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

Great people watch, shopping location! Everything you could imagine is located on this strip of commercial excess! Huge number of food shops, galleries and shopping stores...just ready to explore!

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Rosemary Beach, Florida
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91 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

We found out about this hike from some locals having dinner at The Mews. One of the highlights of our week! It is a 3mile hike to the lighthouse and Herring Cove. Bring water and a towel if you plan to walk over to the beach, not that treacherous but recommend you wear athletic shoes and don't hike over after... More 

Thank travelingcowgirl_FL
Crawley,West Sussex
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122 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

This is a lovely walk across the creek to the lighthouse and onto the Sand bar Beach where you can then walk onto Herring Cove. It's a good way to get out to the beach without having to trudge through the sand or sea! The beach is quiet and the naked frolics in the Sanddunes can be fun too -... More 

Thank AndyDave
Philadelphia, PA
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91 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

With the number of times we've been here to visit, we've walked across the causeway at least once on each trip. So I couldn't tell you how many times we've done it and we will absolutely continue to do so in the future as well. It is a great little expedition to take anytime you get the chance. If you... More 

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