Bicycle and roller-blade enthusiasts will enjoy the nearby Shining Sea Bikeway, which winds along the sea from Waquoit to Woods Hole, providing some of the most spectacular views in Cape Cod. Rich in history, the bikeway follows prehistoric Wampanoag Indian trails. Falmouth native Katharine Lee Bates, author of the song “America the Beautiful”, was inspired by scenes along this bike path.

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28 Miles of Coastline

Great fishing and 28 miles of coastline, Falmouth is home twelve sparkling public beaches.

Swimming, boating, fishing and sunset strolls along the beaches of Vineyard Sound and Buzzards Bay. Beautiful and charming Falmouth Heights beach is less than a mile away

Outdoor fans will enjoy a myriad of activities including; swimming, sailing, whale watching, golfing, kayaking, and cycling on Falmouth's famous Shining Sea Bikeway. Our picturesque walking trails are some of the best on Cape Cod.

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Our picturesque walking trails are some of the best on Cape Cod, the shopping is chock full of boutiques and specialty stores, the Cape Cod Baseball League presents the best amateur players in the country, and our hands-on, marine discovery centers in Woods Hole are the best in the world.

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