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5/30/2015 4:12:41 AM
Sandy Neck Beach Status


Off Road Vehicle
Updated: 5/12/2015 12:14:07 PM

Campers driving on the ORV please be advised that East of Trail 2, high tides have caused deep ruts, making the driving difficult!

The front beach is open to the closure line at Trail 6. Speed limit is 5 mph

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: 4/28/2015 8:51:37 AM

Trail 4 & Trail 6 Shellfishing beds are open. Please contact the Gatehouse for more information (508) 362-8300.

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: 3/23/2015 12:15:33 PM

Update! 3/23/2015
The beach is now open. Please consult your tide charts as high tides will pinch off the beach in areas.
Please use caution when going on the trails.

Fat Tire Bikes
Updated: 4/28/2015 8:50:07 AM

Fat Tire Bikes are permitted on the front of the beach from Access Trail to Trail 6. No riding on Little Neck or the Beach Point as we have plover nests in these locations. 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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