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Cape Cod Rail Trail

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Be aware of deer ticks, poison ivy and road crossings

The Cape Cod Trail Trail is a 22-mile paved rail trail located on Cape Cod in Massachusetts... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2017
Taylor B
Chicago, Illinois
Tried out the Chatham spoke

One of my favorite activities on Cape Cod - the Rail Trail. Had never been on the Chatham spoke... read more

Reviewed September 15, 2017
Peter R
Monument Beach, Massachusetts, United States
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This bike path runs 25 miles, from Dennis to Wellfleet.
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Reviewed September 16, 2017

The Cape Cod Trail Trail is a 22-mile paved rail trail located on Cape Cod in Massachusetts. Established in the 1970s, it is used for hiking, biking, horseback riding, roller blading and cross-country skiing. The trail route passes through the towns of Dennis, Harwich, Brewster,...More

1  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed September 15, 2017

One of my favorite activities on Cape Cod - the Rail Trail. Had never been on the Chatham spoke before. Nice and flat. No ocean views but some views of quaint New England towns

Thank Peter R
Reviewed September 12, 2017

Cape Cod Rail Trail Cape Cod Get maps to learn more 523893571 Check maps for difficulty of the various routes. appropriate for family biking. Do search and then download pdf maps.

Thank CMP1966
Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

Loved, loved, loved this bike trail!!! Beautiful trail, beautiful scenery...really a must do while on cape cod!

Thank janet6686
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

I'm a beginner on a bike and I was so happy to find that this is a nice flat trail with no cars. It's paved and there are a few spots along the way to rest and eat. It's scenic. Nice way to spend the...More

Thank C C
Reviewed September 9, 2017

We have ridden the rail trail several times and loved it. We have brought our own bikes, but we have also rented from the place in south Dennis on 134 that is placed at the trailhead. The trail is very well maintained and even offers...More

Thank Sara S
Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous and flat, the CCRT is a paved trail that stretches 22 miles from Dennis to PTown. This would be a great trail for even young kids, as the trail is flat and fairly wide. Very scenic and quiet. A nice change from he beach.

1  Thank Kate F
Reviewed August 27, 2017

Great bike route with beautiful scenery--love the over abundance of hydrangeas blooming everywhere you ride. There are areas to park your car or you can bike off main roads to pick up trail. Do be careful as the 2-lane roads are very narrow and no...More

Thank TarHeel071
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

Flat 22 mile trail, clean asphalt. No cars. Some road crossings and most drivers were very courteous to the bikers. Did only 2 hours, rented the bikes from bike rental place which is right on the trail. All levels were bikers were on the trail...More

Thank JeddaCath
Reviewed August 26, 2017

Went for a nice quick ride on a Thursday morning from Brewster to Dennis and back (16.2 mi.), there weren't too many people, but it also wasn't empty. The scenery is beautiful with views of cranberry bogs and nearby lakes. This is a family friendly...More

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Ittay D
September 7, 2017|
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Response from Pat H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I'm not sure about this. You would have to call bike shops and find out if they have multiple locations. I rented at a shop in Wellsfleet, Little Capistrano, and biked the trail 11 miles in to Brewster and then 11 miles... More
August 21, 2017|
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Response from Susan L | Reviewed this property |
probably at Nickerson State Park, near the National Seashore, or spend a little time in Orleans. We biked with an 8 year old starting in Dennis and went 5 miles and then turned around. it is essentially flat, but there are... More
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.