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  • 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.

Event Details

  • Every Monday Weekly & Every Wednesday Weekly from 07/07/2014 to 08/27/2014

    Location: Great Island parking area, Wellfleet Fee Information: $15 per family, or $5 per individual Contact Name: Salt Pond Visitor Center Contact Phone Number: 508-255-3421 ext 18

Wade into the tidal flats of Cape Cod Bay with seine and dip nets to discover many of the hidden animals found in this intertidal habitat. Foot protection, such as water shoes , is suggested. By reservation only, no more than one week in advance. Call Salt Pond Visitor Center, 508-255-3421, ext 18, to register. Meet at Great Island parking area where Chequessett Neck and Griffin Island roads meet. Program last 1 1/2 hours and involves walking 1 mile. 


July 7- 12:30 PM; July 14- no program; July 21- 12:30 PM; July 28- 5:30PM; August 4- 10:30AM

August 11- 5:00 PM; August 18- 11:00 AM; August 25- 4:30 PM


July 2- 8:30 AM; July 9- 2:00 PM; July 16- 8:00 AM; July 23- 2:30 PM; July 30- no program

August 6- 12:30 PM; August 13- no program; August 20- 1:00 PM; August 27- 6:00P M