• Atlantic Ocean beach at Cape Cod National Seashore

    Cape Cod

    National Seashore Massachusetts

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    The stairs at Nauset Light Beach in Eastham are closed due to storm damage. Herring Cove North Lot in Provincetown sustained damage resulting in closure of multiple parking spaces. The Nauset Marsh Trail bridge was destroyed in a 2012 storm. More »

Cape Cod National Seashore Social Media

Cape Cod National Seashore uses three social networking platforms as an interpretive outreach forum to strengthen public connections to park resources, and to encourage visitors to share experiences of the national seashore with each other. You are welcome to "like" and comment on status updates, links, photos, and video clips posted by park staff. Social media is also used to post breaking news.

 
Facebook

"Like" Cape Cod National Seashore's Facebook page to get updates and photos about the park. Facebook is a great place to see what's currently going on at Cape Cod National Seashore. You can also share park experiences with us and with others, so come be a part of the conversation.

 
YouTube

Visit Cape Cod National Seashore's YouTube channel to see videos about the park's wildlife, history, nature, and research opportunities.

 
Twitter

Follow Cape Cod National Seashore's Twitter feed for events, ranger programs, nature happenings, and recreation.

Did You Know?

Wellfleet kettle ponds

Although the kettle ponds within Cape Cod National Seashore are within 2.5 km of the ocean and have been subjected to thousands of years of salt spray, they remain low in dissolved salts. Ponds are flushed out by inflowing and outflowing groundwater, which prevents salts from accumulating.