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3/2/2015 1:59:09 PM
Sandy Neck Beach Status


Off Road Vehicle
Updated: 10/16/2014 9:11:02 AM

The front beach is open to Trail 6 (4.5 miles).

We are now in winter ORV beach curfew that is 8PM.

2014 ORV Permit Prices
Barnstable Residents: $25
Sandwich Residents: $35
Non-Residents: $50
Property Owners: $10
Horses: $30

Camp Fires
Updated: 3/28/2013 1:03:56 PM

Weather permitting, evening camp fires (including cooking fires) on the front beach are allowed after sunset or 7:00PM, whichever is earlier. Fires must be placed on the Cape Cod Bay side of the established ORV corridor. The Park Manager or NRO have final discretion on all fires.

Fishing and Shellfishing
Updated: 1/21/2015 11:01:55 AM

Trail 4 & Trail 6 Shellfishing beds are open.

Horseback Riding
Updated: 10/2/2014 1:40:07 PM

IMPORTANT NOTICE: The beach is currently open to Trail 6. Horseback riding is allowed on the front of the beach to the horse trail on Trail 4.


Cottage Owners
Updated: 2/17/2015 9:08:49 AM

Update! 2/17/2015
The blizzard named Neptune has again forced us to close the off road vehicle beach. There are snow drifts in the access trail making trying to get out there very unsafe. We will continue to update you on our progress.

Fat Tire Bikes
Updated: 8/21/2014 1:49:45 PM

Fat Tire Bikes are permitted on the front of the beach from Access Trail to Beach Point. Please remember that the Cottage Colony and the Lighthouse are on private property. All trails are open for biking. BIKES MUST STAY ON OPEN MARKED TRAILS!

Sandy Neck Beach Park
425 Sandy Neck Road
W. Barnstable, Ma 02668
Gatehouse: 508-362-8300
MEA Office: 508-790-6272

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