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Cape Cod Rail Trail, Cape Cod
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Take a ride through the little towns that lie on the 35 km (22 mi) long Cape Cod Rail Trail. Bought by the state of Massachusetts in 1976, the former railroad route extends trails from other states through six towns, making it a unique adventure. Take a stroll or bike on the trail and see the American life from a new angle. You can get off at any of the trail stops, many of which strech into spacious beaches. Make Cape Cod Rail Trail a centerpiece of your Brewster vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Brewster travel itinerary planner.
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  • This is a fabulous biking or hiking trail. You can travel the entire cape if you would like. And along the way the trail meanders past lots of ponds and parts of the bay. There are lots of little spot...  more »
  • One of the top tourist draws to the Cape, and rightly so. This paved, dedicated pedestrian trail currently runs from Wellfleet to Dennis, with a spur leading to Chatham. Re-surfaced around 2010, most ...  more »
  • Fun for all ages. Lots of sights and places to go off to eat and take a break. Parking available at trailhead in Dennis . Other parking available further up the trail also .well worth the ride!!!