Salt Pond Visitor Center in Eastham is reopened
The July 7 temporary closure is no longer in effect. The visitor center is open from 9 AM to 5 PM daily.
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.
Cape Cod National Seashore does not offer camping. Nickerson State Park is a nearby state campground and can be reached at (508) 896-3491.
Information about accomodations, including privately-owned campgrounds within the park and in surrounding towns, is available through the Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce. You may contact the chamber by phone at (888) "33-CapeCod".
Did You Know?
Because of coastal erosion of 3 feet a year, the sea has threatened historical landmarks over the years. A few examples of those moved back from the edge include the Old Harbor Life-Saving Station, the Three Sisters, Nauset, and Highland Lights, and the French Cable Hut.