Recreation & Activities

Woodlands, Wetlands & Wildlife, August 2017 Cape Cod LIFE | capecodlife.com

A guide to 8 nature trails in Harwich

By Marina Davalos | July 25, 2017

The town of Harwich has 12 miles of nature trails The walking and hiking trails located across the town of Harwich offer some of the best of Cape Cod’s landscapes—from…

A love affair with Orleans- a Cape Cod Photo Essay, August 2017 Cape Cod LIFE | capecodlife.com

A love affair with Orleans-a Cape Cod Photo Essay

By Matthew J. Gill | July 25, 2017

Online only: Expanded story, plus more photos of Orleans! With coastline along both the Atlantic and Cape Cod Bay, the town of Orleans offers spectacular natural scenery, and the community’s fascinating…

Anchors Aweigh, July 2017 Cape Cod LIFE | capecodlife.com

Set sail this summer on a relaxing Cape Cod cruise

By Haley Cote | June 28, 2017

In this article we highlight six local on-the-water adventures Summer on Cape Cod is never short of options for outdoor activities. Whether you’re a year-round resident or a first-time visitor,…

One weekend in Wellfleet– a Cape Cod photo essay, July 2017 Cape Cod LIFE | capecodlife.com

One weekend in Wellfleet—a Cape Cod photo essay

By Matthew J. Gill | June 28, 2017

Online only: Expanded story, plus more photos of Wellfleet! Like the menus in its many fine restaurants and the artistic creations on display in its galleries, the town of Wellfleet…

Cape & Islands Fourth of July fireworks and festivities, July 2017 Cape Cod LIFE | capecodlife.com

Cape & Islands Fourth of July fireworks and festivities

By Abigail Rec | June 25, 2017

Several holiday events are scheduled across the region That time of the year is finally upon us: the time when the bathing suits, barbecues and boys of summer come out…

This investment has really paid off, Annual 2017 Cape Cod ART | capecodlife.com

Cultural Center of Cape Cod celebrates 10-year anniversary

By Matthew J. Gill | May 31, 2017

Organization in South Yarmouth offers art classes, exhibits, studio space and more! With its many classes and programs, and artists of all ages and skill sets coming and going, the…

Two days in Dennis, June 2017 Cape Cod LIFE | capecodlife.com

Two days in Dennis—a Cape Cod photo essay

By Matthew J. Gill | May 8, 2017

Online only: Expanded story plus more photos of Dennis! Located on the Mid Cape, the town of Dennis stretches across the Cape Cod peninsula from Nantucket Sound to Cape Cod…

A course for success, June 2017 Cape Cod LIFE | capecodlife.com

Falmouth golf course to host 2017 MGA Open Championship

By Matthew J. Gill | May 8, 2017

In the last 12 months, TGC at Sacconnesset (formerly The Golf Club of Cape Cod) has experienced a healthy dose of success. The Falmouth club enrolled 67 new members in…

It's going to be a colorful summer, June 2017 Cape Cod LIFE | capecodlife.com

Addison Art Gallery plans “After Hopper” events for 2017

By Lisa Goodrich | May 8, 2017

Summer events to be held in Eastham, Truro and Orleans Fifty years after his death, Edward Hopper (1882-1967) is considered one of America’s greatest Realist painters. During many summers and…

Elevate your spirit!, June 2017 Cape Cod LIFE | capecodlife.com

For an uplifting Cape Cod adventure, try parasailing!

By Matthew J. Gill | May 8, 2017

This high-flying activity offers amazing views, a peaceful ride and a mood-altering experience On a warm summer afternoon, a handful of fishermen cast lines from the breakwater in South Yarmouth…

A slice of life in Sandwich, May 2017 Cape Cod LIFE | capecodlife.com

Sandwich Photo Essay: A slice of life in one of Cape Cod’s prettiest towns

By Matthew J. Gill | April 27, 2017

Online only: Expanded story plus more photos of Sandwich! The town of Sandwich is a special place. From its picturesque homes and historic downtown to its incredible cultural venues and…

Wedding venues, May 2017 Cape Cod LIFE | capecodlife.com

Cape & Islands weddings: Twenty amazing local venues + more!

By Matthew J. Gill | April 24, 2017

If wedding bells are in your future, and you’re looking to save the date and then celebrate, flip through the following pages in our special 2017 wedding section. We’ve designed…

Family Style, May 2017 Cape Cod LIFE | capecodlife.com

Cape Cod weddings: Couple celebrates at Ocean Edge in Brewster

By Maggie Corcoran Seitz | April 20, 2017

Online only: See more photos of Maggie and Eric’s wedding on page 2! This ‘family-style’ celebration was marked by loved ones, friendship, and food! My husband, Eric, and I had…

Cape Cod's Kindness Rocks Project, Cape Cod Life, April 2017 | capecodlife.com

Cape Cod’s Kindness Rocks Project

By Haley Cote | March 16, 2017

Finding just the right message of inspiration at just the right time might just change everything. For West Barnstable resident Megan Murphy—and countless others on Cape Cod and beyond because…

This flight pattern is well established, Cape Cod Life, April 2017 | capecodlife.com

Cape Cod has long been a hot spot for birding enthusiasts

By Chris White | March 16, 2017

Race Point, Fort Hill and other locales on the peninsula are popular sighting areas “For birding, no other place on the East Coast of the United States can compare to…

You might say she’s got ‘flower power,' Cape Cod Life, April 2017 | capecodlife.com

Yarmouth Port gardener has ‘flower power’

By Lilly Lowe | March 16, 2017

For Helen McVeigh, time spent in the garden is fulfilling, inspiring, and fun Helen McVeigh describes her gardens as “her bodacious dream,” and a visit to her charming Yarmouth Port…

A Warm Welcome, Spring 2017 Cape Cod HOME | capecodlife.com

Buzzards Bay Information Center gets a facelift by local Cape artisans

By Mara Brooks | February 28, 2017

Visitors to Cape Cod are greeted by artisans’ interpretations of the region’s unique surroundings. Summers on Cape Cod are for making memories. Travelers come from all over the world to…

Touring History, Spring 2017 Cape Cod Life | capecodlife.com

Touring history

By Amanda Wastrom | February 27, 2017

Explore the Cape & Islands on these historical walking tours There’s no better way to get to know Cape Cod than by taking a leisurely walk or drive. It’s like…