Where: Race Point Rd, Provincetown
Water Type: Salt water
Good for: Skimboarding, Swimming, Walking
About Herring Cove: The most popular beach in Provincetown, Herring Cove, has calm waters that tend to be quite warm. It was named by the Travel Channel as one the best beaches in New England. Parking is available for a daily fee of $10.
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David C.Haverhill, MA2 reviewsMember since: Sep 2014
Herring Cove is known for the beautiful sunsets at night. The water is calm and clean, beach is spotless. Brand new facilities built in 2013 with inside and outside showers, restrooms and changing facilities. The food stand is managed by Far Land market. They are even serving dinner outside now with live music on certain nights outside.
Tony F.Jamaica Plain, MA2 reviewsMember since: Sep 2014
This long beautiful beach has something for everyone. Great for long walks and searching for rocks and sea glass. My fav part is Hatches Harbor which is to the right of the parking lots and next to the bike path. The sand bar that forms and tthe little river that runs through it is awesome for tubing and causal swimming. It's a little slice of heaven!
Kathy M.Weymouth, MA2 reviewsMember since: Mar 2014
No stairs - easy access and a snack bar and rest rooms! Water was clear and not too cold - beautiful!
Scott M.New York, NY3 reviewsMember since: Mar 2012
Herring Cove and Race Point have amazing open spaces and great dunes for bike riding and hiking.
Matthieu P.Manchester, NH4 reviewsMember since: Aug 2012
You can have a campfire in the evening, and know you are at the very tip of the Cape for sunset. Saw several seals in the evening as well.
roger p.Boston, MA2 reviewsMember since: Mar 2014
Awesome beach so gay and lesbian friendly
Bob M.Huntington, WV3 reviewsMember since: May 2012
Nice quiet beach that is dog friendly. A great place to relax and enjoy the wonderful view.