• Atlantic Ocean beach at Cape Cod National Seashore

    Cape Cod

    National Seashore Massachusetts

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  • 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.

Outdoor Activities

Current schedules of ranger-guided programs

Self-guiding trails folder

Individual trail folders:

Cape Cod National Seashore Bicycle Trails

Scenic Routes and Overlooks

Look for our Cell Phone Interpretation Program signs and learn more about the locations you visit.

Fort Hill Quest - a self-guided, GPS and compass scavenger hunt

Horse Trail map

Did You Know?

Marconi Wireless Station, circa 1903

In 1903, Guglielmo Marconi transmitted the first transatlantic wireless message from the United States to Great Britain from Cape Cod.