Nauset Bike Trail partial closure in effect
The Nauset Bike Trail between Salt Pond Visitor Center and Tomahawk Trail will be closed from October 30 to mid-December for rehabilitation. No bike or pedestrian access will be allowed during this time.
Access at seashore locations
The Nauset Marsh Trail bridge was destroyed in a storm last winter. For current conditions, check at the Salt Pond Visitor Center. More »
Cell Phone Interpretation Program at Cape Cod National Seashore
The national seashore's cell phone interpretation program provides 24/7 access to some of the park's most compelling stories and resources. Look for "Dial and Discover" signs at various seashore locations. Some stops have QR codes and web links for smartphone users. Visitors with hearing or mobility difficulties can pick up a printed script at the visitor centers. The cell phone tour program is provided by Eastern National, operating stores with books, maps, games, apparel and other interpretive items in both national seashore visitor centers.
Dial (508) 718 - 6054
Stop 1) Province Lands Visitor Center, off Race Point Road, Provincetown, observation deck Topic: virtual tour from the observation deck
Stop 2) Salt Pond Visitor Center, on the rear terrace Topic: the historic hay barge
Stop 3) Fort Hill, off Route 6, Eastham, at the upper parking lot Topic: Fort Hill history and resources
Stop 4) Marconi Station Site, off Route 6, Wellfleet Topic: the birth of global, wireless communiction
Stop 5) Coast Guard Beach, Eastham Topic: seals
Stop 6) Coast Guard Beach, Eastham Topic: shipwrecks
Stop 7) Nauset Light, Eastham Topic: Nauset Light
Stop 8) Southern tip of Coast Guard Beach, Eastham Topic: shorebird protection
Did You Know?
The Province Lands area of the Cape Cod National Seashore in Provincetown is also known as the second-oldest “common lands” in the nation, second only to Boston Common. It was put aside in the 1600s by Plymouth Colony as a fisheries reserve.