Province Lands Reservation (Digital Extra)

Province Lands Reservation (Digital Extra)

The Cape Cod National Seashore was established in 1961 by President John F. Kennedy. The protected seashore encompasses 44,000 acres of forest, marshland, bogs and salt ponds along with a 40 mile stretch of pristine beach from Chatham to Provincetown.   Within this...
Explore Cape Cod: The Dune Shacks

Explore Cape Cod: The Dune Shacks

Outside of the hustle and bustle of its thriving downtown lies the outer dunes of Provincetown. Within this protected landscape, there are nineteen shacks of various shapes and sizes that have drawn writers to them and have served as the inspiration for many great...
Explore Cape Cod: The National Seashore

Explore Cape Cod: The National Seashore

If you’re one of the hundreds of thousands of visitors to Cape Cod every summer, it’s difficult to imagine a time when it was simply a home for settlers and fishermen. While it has drawn vacationers and artists to its shores for a long time, for many years this part...

Cape Cod National Seashore

August 7th, 2011 marked the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy signing the federal legislation establishing the Cape Cod National Seashore.  Run by the National Park Service, the Seashore includes nearly 40 miles coastline along the Atlantic-facing eastern...

Cape Cod National Sea Shore

August 7,  2011 marked the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy signing the federal legislation establishing the Cape Cod National Seashore.  Run by the national Park Service, the Seashore includes nearly 40 miles coastline along the Atlantic-facing eastern...

Cape Cod Lighthouse

Cape Cod’s oldest lighthouse, locally known as the Highland Light,  sits perched 120 feet above the ocean in Truro, MA. Moved to its present location in July 1996 due to the eroding shore line, the Cape’s tallest lighthouse is owned by the National Park Service...