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Great view/hard to find

During my trip I found it quite a common occurrence.... you will need a GPS or directions from a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Reading, Pennsylvania
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AMAZINGLY beautiful view!

Small little tower that sits atop a hill so that you get one of the most BEAUTIFUL views of the... read more

Reviewed July 13, 2018
Laura L
Hudson, New Hampshire
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The highest point of land on Cape Cod, the view from this stone observation tower sweeps across Cape Cod Bay to Provincetown.
Scargo Hill Road, Dennis, MA
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fun historical landmark. Easy stairwell to the top which provides fantastic views of the lake and ocean below.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

During my trip I found it quite a common occurrence.... you will need a GPS or directions from a local to find this landmark. Maybe a Cape Cod thing? Anyway, it's not well marked so take your time looking for street signs. Not much here,...More

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Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Close road 6a in Dennis, an easy climb with a view of the water, it was cloudy so view was OK. A five minute stop.

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Reviewed August 24, 2018

The view from the tower is very pretty. Watch out for signs since it is easy to miss the turn off. No facilities just a tower and spots for a few cars to park. Worth a few minutes if you are in the area-- it...More

Thank flo220
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

Small little tower that sits atop a hill so that you get one of the most BEAUTIFUL views of the area. Boats in Scargo pond below can be seen, as well as ocean boats a little further out.

Thank Laura L
Reviewed June 30, 2018

The tower sits on a high hill so you have quite a view from land. Inside the tower are stairs (quite a few) that lead to the top where you have spectacular views. So even if some people in your party can't climb the tower...More

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Reviewed June 19, 2018

Nice and clean, well maintained and kid friendly! Bring a good camera and a bunch of lenses. The ponds and oceans are just breathtaking.

Thank ChrisT4825
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

A must do if you are anywhere near Dennis at dusk, it’s free and a great way to spend time during the setting sun. Not a large park but there is free parking. Tip: come early to get a parking spot and a viewing place...More

Thank philipu2015
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

We would have never known this was here if we hadn’t stopped at Nancy’s candy ect. For some fun and treats. The proprietress of this wonderful little shop told us the tower was just 3 minutes from her. So, even though this wasn’t on our...More

Thank Lydia A
Reviewed May 21, 2018

This represents an interesting piece of Dennis history. It is a memorial to Charles and Francis Toby, descendants of one of the earliest settlers of Dennis. The family dates back to the late 17th century. Located a short distance off 6A it is easy to find. This...More

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Mark B
July 13, 2018|
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Response from Lydia A | Reviewed this property |
I’m sorry, we didn’t notice. The hill it is on is now paved parking.
Christine C
July 11, 2017|
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Response from Leo B | Reviewed this property |
It is a small open parking lot and tower, no reason to not bring a pet. Enjoy the views!!