Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve

Address

131 Waquoit, East Falmouth, MA 02536

Details

Overview

Waquoit Bay has 2,700 acres of open waters, barrier beaches, marshlands, and uplands. The reserve is representative of typical shallow bay environment. Enjoy discovering the bay, by land or water. Camping is also available at Washburn Island.

Hours

Visitor Center

Monday - Thursday:
10:00 am-4:00 pm

Friday:
10:00 am-10:00 pm

Parking

Free parking is available on-site.

Facilities

  • Educational programs
  • Picnic areas
  • Restrooms
  • Scenic views
  • Visitor center

Services

  • Canoeing & kayaking
  • Camping
  • Fishing
  • Grilling
  • Hiking & walking
  • Hunting

Accessibility

  • Restrooms

Restrictions

  • No dogs on beaches from April 1st to September 30th.
  • No alcohol
  • No littering

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