Head of the Meadow Beach, Truro

4.9
#3 of 7 in Outdoors in Truro
Sit back or get active at Head of the Meadow Beach, which offers everything you could want in a beach. Visit the beach--protected by high sand dunes--and walk across the white sand, then frolic in the tidal pool while it’s shallow. Watch seals playing in the distance and keep your eye on the tide; when it starts to come in, conditions are perfect to learn to surf. Part of Cape Cod National Seashore, the beach offers a decent number of public parking spaces. Lifeguards patrol the beach, which has public facilities including male and female dressing rooms. By using our Truro trip itinerary planner, you can arrange your visit to Head of the Meadow Beach and other attractions in Truro.
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  • August 13, 2017
    Great beach with plenty of parking. Perfect beach waves for boogie boarding and there is always a sandbar that appears, creating a nice shallow area for smaller children. Get here well before noon to ...  more »
  • August 9, 2017
    The landscape on the cape is always changing but what makes this beach great for families is that there's a giant Sandbar that rarely goes underwater so there's a shallow river that small kids can pla...  more »
  • August 9, 2017
    We just came back from a beautiful beach day here. Relaxed vibe, plenty of parking and gorgeous waves. Perfect for boogie boarding. No seaweed. Saw several seals all throughout the day. Easy walk over...  more »

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