Multi-Activity Weekend with Forty Plus in Wellfleet on Cape Cod, MA

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Trip dates: Saturday, April 13, 2019 10:00 AM to Sunday, April 14, 2019 2:00 PM

A fun Spring weekend of hiking and/or biking on beautiful Cape Cod. Your choice - join us for one day or both. Optional group dinner at a bayside Wellfleet restaurant. Sunday breakfast on your own at one of the many fine local eateries. Hotel recommendations sent closer to the weekend.
Saturday's Great Island six-mile RT hike will take us through woods and beaches to Jeremy Point. Watch eagles, ducks, hermit crabs, and plovers while enjoying spectacular views. Leader - Sunny Steadman. Sunday's hike will be leader's choice in the equally spectacular Audubon Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary. Leader - Barbara Fay.
Saturday's scenic 35-mile bike ride will follow the Cape Cod Rail Trail from the National Sea Shore in Wellfleet to Nickerson State Park and back to Wellfleet with side trips to Coast Guard Beach and a walk along the White Cedar Swamp boardwalk near Marconi Beach. Mostly flat with only one moderate hill. Sunday's 23-mile ride will be to Mashnee Island, Eel Pond, and the Cape Cod Canal bike path in Sandwich. Rain cancels the rides but participants can join the hikes. Leaders - Joan Blaustein and Kathy Blythe. If you have any questions, please contact Emily McPhillps at

Trip details

Trip region: 
Massachusetts, Cape Cod
Trip state: 
Kathy Blythe
Joan Blaustein
Uschi Kullman
Trip location: 
Wellfleet Massachusetts
Biking Cape Cod Hiking 40 Plus
Wait Listed
Trip country: 
Trip difficulty: 
Easy biking 11-13 mph Moderate hiking pace 1.5 mph


Adults (18+)


Registration required: 
Emily McPhillips


Fee includes: 
$5 is for admission to the Audubon Sanctuary. Participants also cover their own accommodation and meals.
Creation date: 
2019-03-01 18:30:21.0
Last updated: 
2019-04-05 06:40:58.8