Quissett Harbor is a unique spot on Cape Cod because it's a mostly residential area with a deep water harbor, marina, yacht club, golf course, beaches, and hiking trails in a small section of land. As a result, there's plenty for residents to do every day of the year.
Sipson Island has been closed to the public for over 300 years but is now open for Cape Cod residents and visitors to explore. Finding a way to this island will be well worth the effort for those who love secluded locations.
South Dartmouth is one of Massachusetts' most affluent communities. Still, there is something for everyone in this oceanfront area, including a mix of private neighborhoods and public beaches, for those lucky enough to call it home.
Whether you're a commuter returning home from a day at the office in Boston or Providence, or someone looking for a night out on the weekend, the Upper Cape has plenty of bars and pubs in Bourne and Falmouth. Food, entertainment, and, of course, drinks are aplenty in all of these great locations.
When you buy a home in Barnstable Village, you'll find all kinds of ways to spend your time. Whether you're a boat owner or just someone who loves the water, Barnstable Inner Harbor will surely become one of your frequently-visited locations.
Taking the family for a picnic is a favorite activity for Mid-Cape residents because there are so many great locations. Each venue offers something different, allowing you to try a few locations before determining your favorite.
In 2020, you'll be able to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower landing by taking a tour through historic sites in Boston, Plymouth, Cape Cod, and more.
Dating back to 1913, Eldredge Park in Orleans is a historic venue that has been home to Orleans' entry in the Cape Cod Baseball League since the 1920s. The park is more than a baseball diamond, however, as it provides a gathering place for locals.
Lower Cape Cod might be known for its oceanfront beaches, but there is an abundance of ponds in Harwich and Brewster that are worth checking out this summer.
Cape Cod has an expanding Brazilian population, and many of these individuals are struggling to integrate themselves into the community and have no idea how to find primary medical care. The Health Ministry, a new organization opening in Hyannis, aims to assist new immigrants and they get acquainted with the American healthcare system.
Although getting to Cuttyhunk Island is a pain, especially if you don't have your own boat, it's worth it once you find a stretch of secluded beach all to yourself.
There are plenty of places to take your dog on Cape Cod, but none are more enjoyable for both you and your furry friend than Kent's Point Conservation Area in Orleans.
Falmouth Inner Harbor is a humanmade site that has become a central part of living in Falmouth. Whether you own a boat or just like being by the water, you're sure to spend time here while living on Cape Cod.
Wequaquet Lake in Centerville provides plenty of activities in a quiet environment, making it the perfect place to escape to during the busy summer months.
The next time you're hosting a dinner party or other event at your home on Cape Cod, have a look at some of the local catering options available.
In partnership with the town of Chatham and the CCF, Doherty was instrumental in the acquisition of more than 50 acres of open space for the purpose of preservation. He also served as CCF President from 2005 - 2012 and has been the longtime Chairman of its Land Acquisition Committee. He now serves as an Honorary Member of its Board of Trustees.
With there being so much to do on the Cape, you might never want to leave, but there are a couple of beautiful islands nearby that you might have heard about a time or two.
And with so many ferry options available, there has never been a better time to visit Martha's Vineyard or Nantucket for a day, a week, or anywhere in between.
You’ll probably spend most of your time this summer on Cape Cod, and with good reason. A quick 15-minute drive from downtown Sandwich takes you to Scusset Beach State Reservation, however, and it's well worth checking out at least once this year, especially if you want to do some fishing, camping, swimming, biking, hiking, and ship-watching, all in the same day.
Cape Cod might be known for its oceanfront beaches and deep sea fishing, but its freshwater bodies are also legendary because of their generally calm atmosphere and outstanding fishing opportunities. Get out there in the spring and summer because you’re unlikely to find better trout fishing anywhere than these stocked ponds and lakes.
What we do know is that there are 246 total species of myctophid worldwide, they weigh between two and six grams, and are less than six inches long on average. At the same time, these fish make up 65% of deep-sea fish biomass throughout the oceans. This number is remarkable, provided the small size of each fish.
Myctophid are also crucial to the global ecosystem because they transport carbon from the surface to the deepest parts of the ocean. As a result, they are needed to complete the global carbon cycle.
After a season where he completed 70.6% of his passes for 3,674 yards, with 37 touchdowns against only seven interceptions, while adding 853 yard and 11 touchdowns on the ground, Kyler Murray was named the 2018 Heisman Trophy winner as the country’s top collegiate football player.
It undoubtedly was a season for the ages, as the University of Oklahoma quarterback also won the Davey O'Brien Award, given to the nation's best college quarterback, was named the Associated Press Player of the Year and Big 12 Offensive Player of the Year, and made the All-Big 12 and All-American first teams. What does this have to do with Cape Cod and, more specifically, the town of Harwich?
Largest Sale on Cape Cod in 5 Years; Fourth-largest in Massachusetts in 2018
“Simply put, this is one of the marquee properties not only on the Cape, but throughout all of Massachusetts,” said Ted Williams, Broker Associate, Kinlin Grover Real Estate.
Looking for a Cape Cod Christmas tree? There are many places you can cut your own tree of help to support a local charity or business. The following is a list of places where you can buy Christmas trees on Cape Cod in 2018.
On Cape Cod there are Christmas strolls almost every weekend between now and the big day. These strolls leave you plenty of opportunities to not only support local businesses while doing your holiday shopping but also take part in some of the festivities. These strolls seem to grow every year and are found all over the Cape, so have a look at what is scheduled in 2018 and figure out where you want to do your Christmas shopping this holiday season.
Marion beaches are convenient yet secluded. Marion's beaches include Silvershell Beach, Planting Island Beach, Oakdale Avenue Beach and the Piney Point Beach Club. Visit them all and find your favorite.
Do you know that Cape Cod has a professional symphony? Not only that, but the Cape Symphony plays in a large venue and features some of the most talented artists not only in New England but anywhere in the country.
Life in Dartmouth, MA. If you’re thinking about making the move to southern Massachusetts, Dartmouth should be high on your list of places to consider. This town of about 34,000 people is located in Bristol County and was one of the earliest settled locations in New England.
After Labor Day on Cape Cod, there’s really no rush to get your boat winterized. That way, you can take advantage of some of the outstanding fall weather on the Cape and enjoy the peace and serenity of its waterways when seasonal residents return to their other homes.