What could make a vacation by the shimmering ocean waters of Cape Cod and the Atlantic any more refreshing or enjoyable? How about exploring the area on a scenic, picturesque hike? Take advantage of the stunning natural backdrop that Cape Cod provides by immersing yourself in its tranquil, serene landscape by the sea. You’ll find a short list below of our favorite Cape Cod hiking trails. We hope you enjoy these scenic spots as much as we do. Read on to learn more about the many Cape Cod hiking trails you can take to discover all that Cape Cod has to offer; happy hiking!
Fort Hill, Eastham Cape Cod Hiking
This easy hike has hills flanked on the east and west by Cape Cod and the Atlantic Ocean, giving you great views of the ocean and the National Seashore during your walk. There are multiple trails that you can take here that are fun to wander through, as well as a boardwalk through the swamp, wildlife trail markers, and the Captain Penniman House for a bit of history with your hike.
Lowell Holly Reservation, Sandwich and Mashpee
Spanning over the course of two towns, this long but easy hiking trail allows visitors to immerse themselves in the tranquil beauty of unique forests, two vast ponds, and a pleasant area for picnicking. The ponds are well-stocked with fish, so you can take a break to catch a meal during your hike. This place is perfect for a day trip.
Atlantic White Cedar Swamp, Wellfleet
If you’re looking for a little more of a challenge than your average hike, this location near Marconi Beach may be for you. Feature long, uphill hikes, this trail places you in the midst of hauntingly beautiful forests and swamps that seem as if they belong in a fairytale. You will see spectacular views from the vast dunes that look out over the beach.
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