Head of the Meadow Beach, Truro

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Sit back or get active at Head of the Meadow Beach, which offers everything you could want in a beach. Visit the beach--protected by high sand dunes--and walk across the white sand, then frolic in the tidal pool while it’s shallow. Watch seals playing in the distance and keep your eye on the tide; when it starts to come in, conditions are perfect to learn to surf. Part of Cape Cod National Seashore, the beach offers a decent number of public parking spaces. Lifeguards patrol the beach, which has public facilities including male and female dressing rooms. Use our Truro trip planner to add Head of the Meadow Beach and other attractions to your Truro vacation plans.
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  • This is our new favorite beach. The kids loved the tidal pool and being able to skimboard. The water was clear and not freezing. We saw a couple seals swimming by. Very nice clean beach but rocky towa...  more »
  • Wide swath of beach backed by dunes, lots of fishing boats not too far offshore. FYI parking lot isn't that big compared to the wide expanse of beach! Best for mildly energetic folks, as the walk from...  more »
  • Absolutely beautiful beach and dunes, easy to get to, bathrooms on site.
  • Great beach. Lots of sealife. Seen seals swim all afternoon. Not to busy great parking.

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