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9/1/2014 3:28:44 AM
Sandy Neck Beach Status


Off Road Vehicle
Updated: 8/21/2014 1:44:57 PM

The front beach is open to Trail 6 (4.5 miles).
5MPH on the beach for safety please.

2014 ORV Permit Prices
Barnstable Residents: $85
Sandwich Residents: $145
Non-resident: $160

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: 8/21/2014 2:07:55 PM

Trail 4 is now open for Shellfishing on regular shellfish permitted days. You must present your shellfishing license to the gatehouse prior to fishing.

Horseback Riding
Updated: 8/21/2014 1:45:39 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.

NO horseback riding on the weekends and Holidays.

Cottage Owners
Updated: 8/21/2014 1:03:02 PM

The Beach has been opened to Trail 6. Cottage Owners are no longer required to have escorts as of 8/21/2014
Please remember the speed limit is 5 miles an hour for safety.

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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