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Chatham Lighthouse Beach, Chatham

(4.7/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web)
Windsurf, swim, or climb the lighthouse at Chatham Lighthouse Beach. The spacious beach provides a habitat for seals since this site on their migration route, and it s also a popular spot for boaters. The lighthouse is occasionally open during summer months for visitors, and there's a bike track nearby. There are no lifeguards here, so be cautious while swimming, although boat patrols monitor the beach. Currents can be strong because of the wind. Put Chatham Lighthouse Beach into our Chatham trip itinerary maker and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • The views are spectacular in both directions. Easy to park and get down onto the beach. Informative boards about the lighthouse itself. Better places for swimming elsewhere on the Cape but this is eas...  more »
  • Best beach in Cape Cod. Best beach to take pictures at! You can walk along the beach and watch the fishing boats enter the cove. 
  • We enjoyed a nice walk along the beach and watching the boats come and go. The day was nice and there were a lot of people enjoying the beach area. Parking is a problem but it is well worth the time t...  more »