Cape Cod National Seashore, Cape Cod

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Enjoy the pristine landscape and tranquil beaches of Cape Cod National Seashore, where you can observe the ocean from the lighthouse or the sandy dunes. Many visitors to the area come for the chance to see whales in their natural habitat, while groups of seals frolick just off shore most of the time. Ride along the well-kept bike paths, take a walk on many hiking trails along the seashore, or swim in the clear, calm water. The park complex contains an info booth with knowledgeable and friendly staff, a gift store, and an observation deck overlooking the sea. You can also pop into the old harbor museum for information on local history. Make Cape Cod National Seashore part of your personalized Wellfleet itinerary using our Wellfleet trip itinerary site .
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  • Had beautiful beaches with free parking if you have a US National Park entry pass. Went up small working lighthouse. Another one if our great national parks.  more »
  • We spent a good portion of our day at the Nauset Light Beach (and visited the lighthouse as well). We walked quite a ways down the beach and just enjoyed the power of the ocean. There were some seals ...  more »
  • This unique national park is basically miles of beaches, yet the signage to find them is very poor. Once we did find an entrance, we had an incredible view, and a nice walk on the beach. Although ther...  more »

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