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Race Point Beach

Race Point Road, Provincetown, MA 02657
(508) 771-2144
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“seals swimming” (39 reviews)
“nice sand” (12 reviews)
Race Point Road, Provincetown, MA 02657
(508) 771-2144
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tip of Massachusetts is so worth the drive any time of year. the beach is amazing and you will never see a better sunset Go and take a deep breath and be truly grateful for the moment

Thank GinaMDF
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just amazing vistas of the coastline and the beautiful lighthouse. Dunes and a few houses or cottages out on the point. Great place for pictures

Thank jerdc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice easy walk from the parking lot and an incredibly open, wide, and beautiful beach. Beautiful drive to the beach as well. Worth stopping!

Thank Tishanderson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hardly no one on the beach but birds. Saw several seals very close to shore playing and eating. The dunes were beautiful. Bathroom facilities are closed so be aware. The area is beautiful, as the sun begins to set and the sky turns the beauty...More

Thank Zesty321
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We drove to Race Point Beach on a beautifully sunny mid-October day and took a two and half hour long walk along this pristine beach. There were relatively few other tourists..... on no fewer than five occasions we saw seals swimming by less than 50...More

Thank schmidtmg
Reviewed 8 November 2017

The beach was nice and clean though windy. Saw whale watcher boats and whales from the top of the park visitor center. Quite impressive.

Thank advisorj
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Fairly deserted in October but we walked the beach and found some of the most amazing pebbles! Definitely worth the stop!

Thank Amy F
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Very nice we went in the fall so we were all by ourselves. Beautiful and peaceful. Short walk to the beach area.

Thank Rhonda S
Reviewed 31 October 2017

It's a stunning beach, the dunes are beautiful! They have made it easier to walk out to the beach from the parking lot by adding what I would call "hard plastic netting" to the walking paths out to the beach. We have been here many...More

Thank Colleen C
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Peaceful, pleasant, relaxing. Lets go to the beach at the one of the most eastern parts of the United States, ahhhh

Thank Jacqueline C
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Marianne R
30 June 2017|
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Response from M1786GJjosephc | Reviewed this property |
Race Point is at least five miles from the ferry landing.
Emily B
17 April 2017|
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Response from M1786GJjosephc | Reviewed this property |
I think it is a bit early for the blue mat. It would probably be better to wait until May 15 or so. There are two places I think the mat may be placed, one is behind the toilets and changing building where there is a... More
Warren B
2 April 2017|
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Response from Steve L | Reviewed this property |
You do need a saltwater license. Rangers are not always helpful, especially the seasonal ones. You will pass Blackbeard's Bait and Tackle in Eastham on your way to PTown. Stop in and ask Paul what they 're catching and what... More