Exploring Scenic Cape Cod by Bike
Cape Cod’s scenic beauty and well-maintained bike paths make it a paradise for cycling enthusiasts, especially as the summer heat ends and cooler days prevail. With a wide range of picturesque routes and charming towns to explore, it’s an ideal destination for a biking adventure. As you plan your Cape Cod cycling getaway, look no further than the Inn at Yarmouth Port for your accommodations. Offering comfort, convenience, and personalized hospitality, our charming inn will be your perfect home base as you set out to explore the breathtaking landscapes and charming destinations that Cape Cod has to offer.
Bike Rentals on Cape Cod:
Before embarking on your cycling journey, it’s essential to secure reliable bike rentals. Fortunately, Cape Cod has several excellent rental options. One popular choice is “The Dennis Cycle Center” in Dennis. They offer a wide selection of bicycles suitable for different preferences and skill levels. Another option is “Barb’s Bike Shop” in South Dennis, known for its friendly service and high-quality bikes. Renting from these reputable establishments will ensure you have a comfortable and well-maintained bike for your Cape Cod adventure. If you’d like to bring your own bikes, the Inn has a bike rack that you can use, just bring your own lock!
Cycling Routes on Cape Cod:
Cape Cod offers a variety of cycling routes, ranging from leisurely coastal rides to more challenging trails. Here are a few notable routes to explore:
– Cape Cod Rail Trail: Stretching for 22 miles from Dennis to Wellfleet, the Cape Cod Rail Trail is a popular choice for cyclists. This scenic path takes you through picturesque landscapes, charming towns, and peaceful woodlands. Discover quaint villages like Brewster and Orleans along the way, with plenty of opportunities to stop for a refreshing break.
– Shining Sea Bikeway: Located in Falmouth, the Shining Sea Bikeway is a 10.7-mile trail that winds along the coast, offering breathtaking views of the ocean, salt marshes, and beaches. Pedal through charming neighborhoods, pass by the stunning Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, and savor the coastal beauty that Cape Cod is known for.
– Nauset Bike Trail: Situated in Eastham, the Nauset Bike Trail is a 26-mile loop that takes you through the Cape Cod National Seashore. This scenic route provides glimpses of coastal dunes, pristine beaches, and serene ponds. As you pedal along this picturesque trail, keep an eye out for wildlife and enjoy the tranquility of nature.
The Inn at Yarmouth Port: Your Cycling Retreat!
After a day of cycling adventures, the Inn at Yarmouth Port welcomes you with its warm hospitality and comfortable accommodations. Rest and rejuvenate in the charming guestrooms, each uniquely decorated with a blend of classic and modern amenities including homemade baked treats waiting for you after your long bike ride. Unwind in the serene garden or relax in the cozy common areas, sharing stories of your day’s cycling experiences with fellow guests. The inn’s convenient location in Yarmouth Port allows for easy access to various cycling routes on Cape Cod. Enjoy a delicious homemade breakfast each morning before setting off on your biking excursions, knowing that you have a comfortable and welcoming place to return to at the end of the day.