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Cape Cod Rail Trail, Cape Cod
(4.8/5 based on 300+ reviews on the web)
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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  • 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!!! 
  • I rented my bike at the western terminus of the trail, and set out towards Wellfleet. It seemed like I was at the bike rotary in no time, and in just under two hours I was at the northern end. Timing ...  more »
  • Travelled in September off-season, hired bikes & had a wonderful scenic ride to Chatham. Because the path is paved, it was great to cycle along. There are beautiful lake views all along the trail & Ch...  more »