Sections of Boardwalk Closed at Red Maple Swamp Trail
Sections of the boardwalk at the Red Maple Swamp Trail have been closed due to structural deterioration and safety concerns. Check at Salt Pond Visitor Center for the current status of this trail, and for your safety, remain out of closed areas.
Province Lands Mini-Fest for Family Week
Contact: Jody Anastasio, District Interpreter, 508-487-1256
The first week of August is Family Week in Provincetown. Cape Cod National Seashore is offering special events for children and their parents. On August 5, 7, and 9 at 10:30 am, children age 4 to 6 can meet a nature celebrity and make a creature craft in “Secrets of the Seashore.” Space is limited for this free program, and parents must accompany children. Register by calling 508-487-1256.
Did You Know?
Most of the cattails on Cape Cod are an exotic, invasive species. While Typha latifolia (common cattail) is native, Typha angustifolia (narrowleaf cattail) is a Eurasian plant that is believed to have been brought to North America by the early colonists.