Operating Hours & Seasons

When are Lifeguards on Duty?

The park's six beaches have lifeguards on duty from late June until 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.

All Park - Cape Cod National Seashore

Beaches, parking areas, and trails are open year-round between 6:00 am and midnight. Salt Pond Visitor Center is open year-round from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm. Province Lands Visitor Center is open seasonally from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Park headquarters is open weekdays year-round.

Standard Hours

  • Sunday 6:00 am - midnight
  • Monday 6:00 am - midnight
  • Tuesday 6:00 am - midnight
  • Wednesday 6:00 am - midnight
  • Thursday 6:00 am - midnight
  • Friday 6:00 am - midnight
  • Saturday 6:00 am - midnight

Visitor Center - Salt Pond Visitor Center

The Salt Pond Visitor Center, located at 50 Nauset Road, Eastham, is open from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm daily (closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day), year-round, with extended hours during from late spring through early fall.

Standard Hours

  • Sunday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Monday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Tuesday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Wednesday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Thursday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Friday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Saturday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Visitor Center - Province Lands Visitor Center

The Province Lands Visitor Center is open seasonally from May 1 through October 15.

Standard Hours

  • Sunday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

99 Marconi Site Road
Wellfleet, MA 02667

Phone:

(508) 255-3421

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