Nickerson State Park


3488 Main St., Brewster, MA 02631
Wheelchair Accessible
Dogs Allowed

Details   of Nickerson State Park

Overview   of Nickerson State Park

1,900-acre Nickerson State Park is located in Brewster, MA on Cape Cod. There's plenty of wooded trails and ponds to explore, and Nickerson also offers more than 400 campsites.

Hours   for Nickerson State Park

Sunrise to sunset

Parking   at Nickerson State Park

Daily parking fee charged May 25 through October 14

MA resident  $8

Non-MA resident  $30

Resident and non resident status is determined by the vehicle license plate

Get a parking pass for Massachusetts state parks

Get a lifetime senior parking pass (MA residents)

Activities   at Nickerson State Park

  • Camping

    With over 400 campsites, Nickerson offers plenty of camping options. Bring a tent, trailer, or R.V..
  • Fishing

    You can visit 8 freshwater ponds, 4 stocked year-round with trout.
  • Hiking

    You may forget you’re on Cape Cod while hiking miles of trails through the woods and around ponds.
  • Biking

    An 8-mile bike path connects you to the 26-mile Cape Cod Rail Trail, a paved trail through 6 Cape Cod towns.

All Activities   at Nickerson State Park

  • Boating (non-motorized)
  • Boating (motorized)
  • Basketball
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Camping
  • Hiking
  • Horseback riding
  • Swimming
  • Canoeing and kayaking
  • Mountain biking
  • Biking
  • Fishing
  • Educational programs

Facilities   at Nickerson State Park

  • Amphitheater
  • Bike paths
  • Boat ramp
  • Group day use - closed
  • Playground
  • Restrooms
  • Showers
  • Trailer/R.V. dumping - registered campers only


Accessibility   at Nickerson State Park

Restrictions   at Nickerson State Park

  • No dogs or other pets, with exception of service animals, allowed on beach.
  • No alcohol
  • Big Cliff Pond is limited to a 10 horsepower-maximum engine.
  • No firewood from outside park

More info   for Nickerson State Park

Camping  is $22/night for Massachusetts residents and $70/night for non-residents. Group camping is $35/night for Massachusetts residents and $100/night for non-residents. Small yurts are $45/night for Massachusetts residents and $120/night for non-residents. Large yurts are $55/night for Massachusetts residents and $140/night for non-residents. 

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