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Wellfleet

Wellfleet is an Outer Cape town featuring both the raw, untamed Cape Cod beaches of the Atlantic and the calm tranquil beaches of Cape Cod Bay. Wellfleet is known for its art galleries and quiet laid back lifestyle. While you are here be sure to sample one of the delicacies that Wellfleet is famous for; The Wellfleet Oyster.

Beach stickers can be purchased at the Beach Sticker Booth, located at the Town Pier. The Beach Sticker Booth is open Sunday to Thursday 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM; Fridays and Saturdays from 8:30 AM to 6:00 PM. They may also be available at your motel, cottage colony or real estate agency. A $15 daily fee is charged for parking at White Crest and Cahoon Hollow beaches. Parking is free at Mayo Beach and on the Town Pier. For more information on Wellfleet beach stickers call 508-349-2510.

Cahoon Hollow Beach

Cahoon Hollow is Wellfleet's most popular beach. Teens and college students hang out here in the summer, mainly because of The Beachcomber restaurant and bar, located right on top of the 90 foot dunes overlooking the beach. They serve lunch, dinner and cocktails, and are known as a top venue for Rock and Reggae bands.

Cahoon Hollow features Lifeguards in-season and portable toilets.

$15 Daily Parking Fee In-Season

Directions: From Route 6 in Wellfleet take Cahoon Hollow Road all the way to its end.

Duck Harbor Beach

Duck Harbor is a Cape Cod Bay beach. There are restrooms, however there are no lifeguards.

Directions: Take Chequesset Neck Road to Duck Harbor Rd.

Lecounts Hollow Beach

Lecounts Hollow, also known as Maguire's Landing, is one of the Cape Cod beaches of the Atlantic, featuring cold water and big surf. Lifeguards are on duty in-season and there are public restrooms.

Directions: Rt. 6 to Lecounts Hollow Rd.

Marconi Beach

Marconi is a very popular beach maintained by the Cape Cod National Seashore. There are steep dunes leading down to the beach which contribute to Marconi's raw beauty. Amenities include:

Restrooms

Outdoor Showers

Bathhouse

Lifeguards On Duty In-Season

$15 Daily Parking Fee In-Season

Directions: Take Route 6 in South Wellfleet to Marconi Beach Rd. and follow to its end.

Mayo Beach

Mayo Beach features warm calm water and a rocky jetty, making it perfect for families with children. Bakers Field is located across the street and has restrooms and a playground for the little ones. There are several restaurants within walking distance to round out your day.

Directions: Rt. 6 to Commercial St.

Newcomb Hollow Beach

Newcomb Hollow is one of the Cape Cod beaches of the Atlantic maintained by the Cape Cod National Seashore. A concession truck visits regularly. Amenities include:

Restrooms

Lifeguards On Duty In-Season

$15 Daily Parking Fee In-Season

Directions: Rt.6 to Cahoon Hollow Rd. to Ocean View Dr.

White Crest Beach

White Crest also known as Surfer's Beach and Four Mile Beach, is another Atlantic Ocean beach, very popular with surfers. Amenities include:

Restrooms

Concessions

Lifeguards On Duty In-Season

$15 Daily Parking Fee In-Season

Directions: From Route 6 in Wellfleet take Cahoon Hollow Rd. At its end, turn right on Ocean View Drive and look for White Crest's parking lots on both sides of the road.


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Wellfleet Chamber of Commerce For more information on everything that Wellfleet has to offer visit the Wellfleet Chamber of Commerce.
Cape cod beach You have got to experience the raw beauty of these Cape Cod beaches located on the Atlantic.
Wellfleet Oyster Festival Don't miss the annual Wellfleet Oyster Festival. For more informaton about the festival or oysters in general, please visit www.wellfleetoysterfest.org/



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