Last updated: January 23, 2018
Alerts & Conditions
ORV Office Limited Operating DaysDuring April, the Off-Road Vehicle (ORV) Office will be closed on Tuesday, April 16; Wednesday, April 17; Tuesday, April 23; and Wednesday, April 24. Operating hours on all other days will be 8 am-4:30 pm.
Beach Closure: Marconi BeachThere is no access to Marconi Beach in Wellfleet due to unsafe conditions. There are no vista views open. Do not approach the bluff area at Marconi Beach. The parking lot and restrooms are open to the public.
Trail Closure: Head of the Meadow Bicycle TrailThe Head of the Meadow Bicycle Trail is closed for rehabilitation until spring 2019.
Province Lands Road ClosedDue to construction in the Herring Cove Beach area, Province Lands Road is closed in both directions from Herring Cove to the Hatches Harbor dike parking lot. There is no through bicycle access in this area.
Stay Safe at the BeachLifeguards are not on duty at Cape Cod National Seashore Beaches for the off-season months. Read and heed advisories at beaches to help ensure your safety, particularly regarding white sharks.
Tides are extremely important at Cape Cod, they can limit your access to certain areas. Visit the Massachusetts Marine Boat Association for detailed tide tables.