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Cape Cod Canal

Buzzards Bay, Bourne, MA
+1 508-833-9678
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Buzzards Bay, Bourne, MA
+1 508-833-9678
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Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

My family is active and in good physical condition. My grown children are very much in shape. That being said, we ventured off to ride the cabal trail with great vigor. It wasn't long before we all needed a break...which is what we did- a...More

Thank Nadine J
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful place to walk or bike if you're into biking. Absolutely beautiful. It makes me wish I lived nearby!

1  Thank Ktopham
Reviewed 20 June 2016

A drive or a walk along this very unique canal is very peaceful, unless you are crossing one of the bridges on a holiday weekend. The entire area is just serene and peaceful. We also hade the experience of watching a three masdted pirate ship...More

1  Thank aluckart
Reviewed 29 May 2016

a VERY nice way to spend a day The path ( which is app 7 Miles long) follows the Cape Cod Canal which separates the main land from Cape Cod itself. There are some very easy entrance points and good parking. Lots of good fishing...More

1  Thank 98999Mike
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I go there to visit my Son and his family that live in Plymouth Ma. I found it a very relaxing way to spend some quality time with loved ones . My Son and I walked as he was pointing out different things along the...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

What a great place to bike, walk, fish, or just relax and sit. There are a number of access points on both the Cape and mainland sides of the canal, as well as Scusset beach near the Sagamore bridge. Public rest rooms near Scusset were...More

1  Thank rhodysmiles
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Driving to the Cape you drive by the canal. There are so many picture spots to stop and enjoy the view. Many have benches and picnic areas to relax and watch small boats and barges on the water. Beautiful photo also. It is an engineering...More

1  Thank priscilla w
Reviewed 25 March 2016

We walk the canal regularly and when it's open this is a good take. They've put in some new facility and I'll have to report back later when they o[en. The canal itself is a great walk for either end. We usually do about 2=3...More

1  Thank Charles S
Reviewed 13 March 2016

A great walk - very scenic and historic. There are picnic tables along the way or just sit on the rocks and have a nice lunch.

1  Thank wayneb745
Reviewed 11 March 2016 via mobile

Downtown Buzzards Bay provides easy access to the Cape Cod Canal. There is a parking lot right beside the majestic railroad bridge ( if you time it right, you can see the bridge lower itself for the train to pass and then go back up...quite...More

2  Thank Harvey K
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