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7/24/2016 4:20:42 PM
Sandy Neck Beach Status


Off Road Vehicle
Updated: 7/19/2016 9:00:13 AM

The ORV beach is open to Trail 2. The closure line is clearly marked with fencing and stop signs.

All dogs must be leashed.
Speed limit is 5 mph

Camp Fires
Updated: 4/1/2016 1:12:18 PM

Weather permitting, evening campfires are allowed April 1st through October 31st (including cooking fires) on the front beach. Campfires are allowed after 7:00PM. You must obtain a fire permit if you do not have an Off Road Vehicle (ORV permit). Permits are available for a fee at the Gatehouse after 5PM. Permits may be limited in number.

Fishing and Shellfishing
Updated: 6/21/2016 9:28:14 AM

Trail 4 is closed to shellfishing.

Horseback Riding
Updated: 7/20/2016 10:07:11 AM

Horses are allowed on the front beach to Trail 2 (1.5 miles). The closure is clearly marked with fencing and stop signs.
You must have a horse pass to access.

Cottage Owners
Updated: 7/19/2016 9:01:42 AM

Sandy Neck Cottage Owners:

Currently, 1.5 miles of the beach is open. This means Trail 2 is open for cottage owner vehicle access. Trails 6, 5 and 4 are closed.

The escort schedule is as follows (you must call the gatehouse to make a reservation):

8:15AM (on) * 9:00AM (off)

10:30AM (on) * 11:00AM (off)

12:30PM (on) * 1:00PM (off)

3:30PM (on) * 4:00PM (off)

6:00PM (on) * 6:30PM (off)

If you have any questions please call the Gatehouse 362-8300.

Fat Tire Bikes
Updated: 7/19/2016 8:59:35 AM

Biking is allowed on the front beach and trails up to the beach closure line at Trail 2. No bikes are allowed past the closure line!

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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