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Great trail

My wife and I are in our late 60's, and enjoy day long bicycling adventures. This one so far is the... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2018
Mike K
Lavallette, New Jersey
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Quiet Trail

There are multiple starting points. We like to start in Eastham and ride out to Marconi beach. You... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
george b
West Springfield, Massachusetts
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This bike path runs 25 miles, from Dennis to Wellfleet.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed August 1, 2006

The first 10.5 miles of the Cape Cod Rail Trail have gone from a bumpy road to smooth sailing after the Massachusetts DCR finished renovating the first half of the trail from South Dennis to Nickerson State Park/Brewster in June of '06. Its wider, smoother,...More

15  Thank backroad-driver
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Reviewed April 17, 2012

Our family (2 parents and a speed demon teen) did the entire length of the Cape Cod Rail Trail on a lovely mid-April day, on Patriot's Day weekend, a three day weekend holiday in Massachusetts. The trail is 22 miles from Dennis to Wellfleet; 44...More

8  Thank Mickirish
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is no scenery to see. When we got to the end it was just a car park with nothing to see or do there!

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Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I are in our late 60's, and enjoy day long bicycling adventures. This one so far is the best. Reasonably flat, picturesque scenery, fair amount of documented bathroom and water stops, just study the map before heading out and plan accordingly. The...More

Thank Mike K
Reviewed October 2, 2018

There are multiple starting points. We like to start in Eastham and ride out to Marconi beach. You will pedal through different types of scenery, cranberry bogs, woods ,lakes. It is a very enjoyable and flat ride.

Thank george b
Reviewed September 23, 2018

We took an early morning ride and found the path most delightful. There were not many other bikers on the path at this time of day which was nice. It was an easy ride with some alternating slopes. The scenery boasts nice water views and...More

Thank IHYD
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

An amazing trail for walking biking or exercising your dog! We rented bikes and rode 5 miles where we ate lunch then we hit a conveniently located winery that was ON the trail on our way back !!! It was relaxing and fun with plenty...More

2  Thank Goddess1919
Reviewed September 18, 2018

We did about 17 miles of the trail on a beautiful day in May. It was very clean, well-marked and too easy to follow.

Thank Jon V
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Rented bikes at “Mikes” in Orleans. Hopped on the trail in Orleans, rode to the Coast Guard Beach, then back on the main path to mile 22 and back to Orleans. People we passed were friendly, path was well shaded. Well marked for road crossings....More

Thank jdfawley
Reviewed September 6, 2018

I took a ride on this trail during my labor day vacation. I started my roundtrip from Orleans. It was a Sunday morning and the parking lot is almost full around 8:30am. The riders I met on the trail were very friendly. I even joined...More

2  Thank Ming O
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Mostly trees, the scenery isn't changing for miles and miles. Unless you need a place for a long run, there are much better trails for biking

1  Thank teti2014
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

i’ve never had so many rude people on a bike trail. my son fell and someone yelled at him “get out of the way”, he had plenty of room but he decided to yell at my kid when he was down. but there were another...More

2  Thank ShannonSomervilleMA
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MaryAnn P
August 25, 2018|
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Response from Oversized | Reviewed this property |
We rented from Idle Times. Worked very well. Their rates were lower than the places in Chatham, at least for road bikes, and they had a great selection. We were able to rent from one location and return to another. Bikes... More
July 10, 2018|
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I rented from them for $95 for a week. I think it was $65 for 3 days, not sure in daily rate.
Karen C
May 11, 2018|
Response from Marzena D | Reviewed this property |
No idea,sorry. But please write to any bike renting company in dennis or yarmouth and they will know.
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