When you think of traveling Cape Cod you may envision it by water or by car, but there’s another way to see the sites, and it’s possible by simply hitting the open trail. There are plenty of places to run on Cape Cod, but we narrowed down the list to just a select few.
Cape Cod Rail Trail
With nearly 30 miles of incredible terrain to cover, the Cape Cod Rail Trail is a runner’s delight. This paved trail goes all the way from Dennis to Wellfleet, with the option of heading into Chatham, too. For a 12-mile, round-trip run, kick off your route in Harwich, just off Route 124 at Headwaters Drive. You’ll want to run east, which takes you across a cranberry bog, a number of ponds and to the Nickerson State Park entrance.
Nickerson State Park
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