• Atlantic Ocean beach at Cape Cod National Seashore

    Cape Cod

    National Seashore Massachusetts

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  • Access at seashore locations

    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 Friday Weekly from 07/18/2014 to 08/29/2014

    Location: High Head Road, North Truro Time: 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM Fee Information: Free. Contact Name: Province Lands Visitor Center Contact Phone Number: 508-487-1256

Climb atop a parabolic dune to gain 360 degree views of ocean, cranberry bogs, harbor, and Provincetown. Dicover the story of how the harbor was turned into a "lake," then back into a harbor. Meet in the bike trail parking lot at the end of High Head Road, off Route 6, in Truro (stay left and continue on the dirt road). This 1.5 mile walk involves moderate hiking in soft sand and ascending steep dunes. Bring sunscreen, water, bug spray, and appropriate footwear.