Nauset Marsh Trail Footbridge Temporary Closure After Labor Day
A small footbridge on the Nauset Marsh trail will be closed for repair for two weeks following Labor Day. Ask at the visitor center for detour information.
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.
Storm Damage Repairs Completed at Cape Cod National Seashore
Contact: George Price, Superintendnet, 508-771-2144
Superintendent George Price announced the storm damage suffered by public facilities this past winter has been repaired. Those facilities are now open to the public.In Eastham, the Nauset Light Beach staircase was repaired by the CMGC Building Corporation, who worked with the subcontractor Stephen Creswell Construction.In Provincetown, the Herring Cove North parking lot repair was completed by the Tantara Corporation, working with the subcontractor Lawrence Lynch Corporation.
Price said he was thrilled that both projects were completed in time for the Memorial Day Weekend."Both facilities are very popular and they are now repaired, open, and safe for public access," said Superintendent Price.
Project updates are posted on the park's website at www.nps.gov/caco.
Did You Know?
In 1959, Massachusetts Senators John F. Kennedy and Leverett Saltonstall introduced the legislation that led to the creation of Cape Cod National Seashore. Two years later, in 1961, then-President John F. Kennedy signed into law Public Law 87-126 which authorized Cape Cod National Seashore.