Cape Cod Canal Bike Trail Sandwich, Eastern End
Striper fishing is popular along the Cape Cod Canal. Bikers can park at the free lots and bike to Scusset Beach on the east end of the Cape Cod Canal. Bike stands are available. Another beach is reachable from the visitors center on the Sandwich side of the east end. Follow the gravel path beside the canal towards the east jetty for a sand beach and fishing from the breakwater...
Seven thousand large boats go through the Cape Cod Canal each year. a spectacle for sightseers.
At the Cape Cod Canal bike trail eastern end there is a public fish pier on the north side The Cape Cod canal is noted for Bluefish and Striped Bass
Accommodation is made for big rigs at the west end, north side railroad bridge parking lot in Buzzards Bay, at the east end visitors Center overflow parking on the South side in Sandwich, and at Scusset Beach.
Cape Cod Canal Bike Trail in Sandwich is near Route 6 A which runs parallel to the Cape Cod Canal in Sandwich. Along it route you find ice cream stand and bike rentals.
The Cape Cod Canal offers Biking to the offers Biking to the Cape Cod Canal Visitors Center at the East end, Sandwich Side(south side of the canal)
Free parking is provided. The trail to the east leads to a public beach.
miles south of Boston that was named by explorers in 1607, Cape Cod, because of the abundant fish.
Upper Cape: Along the Cape Cod Canal, the towns of Bourne and Sandwich define the northern limit of the upper Cape
Mid Cape includes Barnstable, Yarmouth and Dennis. The mid Cap is where you will find Hyannis Airport
Lower Cape includes Brewster, Harwich, and Chatham.
Outer Cape starts in Orleans and includes Eastham, Wellfleet, Truro, and Provincetown.
Getting to Cape Cod: Boston is the nearest large city to Cape Cod.
Air service reaches Boston from other major hubs and cities. Rental cars are available at the airport. From Boston take Route 93 to Route 3 and after 60 miles, cross the Cape Cod Canal. Continue on Route 6 for all locations on Cape Cod or go to Route 6A for the slower scenic route through the villages. Routes 6 and 6A join in Orleans and go to the tip of Cape Cod.
Several small commuter airlines serve Hyannis Airport and Provincetown Airport on Cape Cod from Boston, Providence, and New Bedford. Cape Air, US Airways Express, and Linear Air (Hanscom Field Bedford Ma)
Bus service is available from Boston and from Logan Airport. Plymouth and Brockton, Logan Direct serves Hyannis
Bonanza Bus Lines serves Bourne, Falmouth, and the Wood's Hole ferry from Logan Airport
Passenger Boats leave daily from Boston to the tip of Cape Cod (May -September) at Provincetown. Bicycles can go aboard.
A fast cat boat and a slower conventional passenger boat make trips from Boston. Bicycles permitted
A passenger boat makes a daily run from Plymouth, MA to Provincetown.
What is Cape Cod
Cape Cod Canal Bicycle Trail on the Eastern End of the Canal On the south side in sandwich, free parking lot near the small harbor near the power plant and a large lot at the Cape Cod Canal Visitors Center pictured above.
You can park without cost at the Cape Cod Canal Visitors Center in Sandwich and bike to the center of Sandwich Village for a tour of the Sandwich Glass Museum, the Heritage Museum and Gardens, and a tour through the village.
Also reach the Bicycle Trail on the Eastern End of the Canal in Sandwich. Free parking lot at the small harbor near the power plant and a large lot at the Cape Cod Canal Visitors Center
Cape Cod Canal Bike Trail Sandwich runs near the Sandwich Glass Museum
Sandwich Village, Dexter Grist Mill Museum.
Nearby the 1673 Hoxie House the oldest house on Cape Cod
Sandwich Village, the Heritage Museum and Gardens 200 year old windmill and the rhododendron gardens
Sandwich Inns and B&Bs
Sandwich Heritage Museum and Gardens, Hoxie House, Dexter Grist Mill, Sandwich Glass Museum, Thornton Burgess House
The Cape Cod Canal Bike Trail in Sandwich on the Eastern End of the Cape Cod Canal provides flat biking for nearly 14 miles. The trail runs on both sides of the Cape Cod Canal and leads to Scusset beach on the north side.
Cape Cod Canal Bike Trail Sandwich at the Eastern End leads to the town of Sandwich, an historic and scenic village center
Cape Cod Canal Bike Trail Sandwich, Eastern End, north side of the canal
For a Cape Cod Canal Bike Trail Sandwich RV and Tent Camping Vacation
Use the list on these pages to find Cape Cod tent sites and RV parks.
Click for Upper Cape Cod Camping. Click link for Lower Cape Cod Camping
Cape Cod Lodging
Cape Cod Sightseeing
Cape Cod Beaches
Cape Cod Accommodations
Cape Cod Hotels
Cape Cod Biking
Cape Cod Canal trails are paved for smooth biking, blading, baby carriage, wheelchair, and walking