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Cape Cod Rail Trail

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GREAT trail!

Have done this rail trail many times over the years. This week we did 31 miles from Nickerson SP... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Hudson, New Hampshire
via mobile
Not scenic

Very well maintained bike path but don't ride on it expecting expansive views. Flat, with all... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
New England
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This bike path runs 25 miles, from Dennis to Wellfleet.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Have done this rail trail many times over the years. This week we did 31 miles from Nickerson SP down to the end at Welleet. Then we made a stop at Marconi station, hiked about a mile through Cedar Swamp Trail (not overly impressed) and...More

Thank Lauralanglois
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very well maintained bike path but don't ride on it expecting expansive views. Flat, with all levels of bikers and walkers using it, everyone is very courteous.

Thank lexmiller
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took 6 kids and three adults on a beautiful afternoon on the old Cape Cod Railroad. You can start on Route 134 in Dennis and winds through Harwich, Brewster (with a detour through Nickerson State Park), Orleans (through the beautiful Rock Harbor area) and...More

Thank RazCape
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a walk with a child in a stroller on the bike trail, and it was a nice walk. If I were to do it again I would try going in the opposite direction from the way we went, because the trail seemed to...More

Thank FeltriGeorge
Reviewed 1 week ago

The two rail trail bike and foot bridges over major thoroughfares in Yarmouth and Dennis are set to open soon. Can't be soon enough in my opinion. Barrier is still up in Dennis but apparently scofflaws have been sliding around it to take selfies up...More

Thank Robert J S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As some have mentioned, there isn't much scenery, at least the part from Dennis to Orleans; it goes mostly through forested area that is near some residential and a few industrial-type areas. It's great for just biking/running and fresh air, not great if you're looking...More

Thank Sockrateez
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As others have mentioned: Pros - well maintained, relatively flat. Cons - the 'scenery' is 98% forest, minimal water views. As avid riders in New England, this was one path left on our 'to do' list. We highly anticipated the ride. With each passing mile,...More

Thank RheaShore
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Get place for all ages of biking... Wonderful scenery!! Easy to access, great place for photography and a late afternoon ride

Thank Cindy B
Reviewed June 13, 2017

Convenient with several parking areas. Pleasant ride with places to stop and rest. Not a lot of traffic. Well-maintained. Fun!!

Thank Peter R
Reviewed June 12, 2017

My wife and I really enjoyed the ride. Beautiful, not too crowded. Scenery is outstanding. Highly recommended.

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September 13, 2016|
Response from Douglas A | Reviewed this property |
It depends on wether you are North or South. Dennis or Brewster on the trail is your best bet. In Orleans center there are two shops as well.