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8/27/2016 12:46:40 PM
Sandy Neck Beach Status


Off Road Vehicle
Updated: 8/9/2016 10:48:43 AM

The ORV beach is open to past Trail 2 (2.2 miles). 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: 8/9/2016 10:48:23 AM

Horses are allowed on the front beach to past Trail 2 (2.2 miles). The closure is clearly marked with fencing and stop signs.
You must have a horse pass to access.

Cottage Owners
Updated: 8/9/2016 10:46:20 AM

Sandy Neck Cottage Owners:

Currently, 2.2 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: 8/9/2016 10:49:19 AM

Biking is allowed on the front beach and trails up to the beach closure line which is past Trail 2 (2.2 miles). 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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