Operating Hours & Seasons

Highland Light, Truro
Highland Light in Truro, MA.

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Cape Cod National Seashore is Open

Cape Cod National Seashore is open year-round. The most popular months to visit the park are June through September. During the busy summer season, all roads and facilities are open and a full range of programs are available to enjoy. From November through April, some visitor facilities are closed.

Alerts and other closures may occur, so plan ahead and visit the Current Park Conditions page for the most up-to-date information on facilities, restrooms, beaches, pet regulations, and more.



When are Lifeguards on Duty?

Lifeguards are typically on duty at the six national seashore beaches from late June through Labor Day.

What About Restrooms?

Restrooms at Salt Pond Visitor Center in Eastham and Province Lands Visitor Center in Provincetown are open year-round. Other restrooms in the park are open seasonally from late spring to early fall.

Last updated: November 6, 2020

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

99 Marconi Site Road
Wellfleet, MA 02667


To contact NPS Law Enforcement or report an incident, please call the 24-hour dispatch: 617-242-5659. In the event of an emergency, call 911.

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