Camping provides the ultimate time to relax, clear your mind and enjoy the sights and sounds of nature. As we celebrate National Camping Month, we spotlight 5 charming Cape Cod Campgrounds, including one listed for sale!
Time to pack your tent!
Camping remains a popular activity among vacationers of all ages. More than 6 millions new North American households have adopted camping since 2014 and those who camp more than three times per year has grown by 64%. Whether you are looking to pitch a tent, rent an RV or sleep tight in a cabin, the opportunities are endless.
Adventure Bound Camping Resort | North Truro
Also known as the North Truro camping area, this is a prime location for a camping vacation. With 330 sites that are able to accommodate many types of RV’s and tents, guests will enjoy added amenities like Wifi, Cable TV and unlimited hot water.
Nickerson State Park | Brewster
Nickerson’s 1,900 acres offers more than 400 campsites, an amphitheater, hiking trails, an eight mile bike path that connects to the Cape Cod Rail Trail, and eight crystal-clear freshwater ponds. Reservations can be made online.
Washburn Island | Waquoit, Falmouth
For those looking for added privacy and a waterfront location, Washburn Island is one of the last large undeveloped coastal properties on Cape Cod and a jewel within the Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve. The island has ten campsites that are available for rent from Memorial Day to Columbus Day. Reservations must be made in advance.
Shawme-Crowell State Forest | Sandwich
This 700-acre forest and offers more than 15 miles of trails for camping, hiking and horseback riding. Shawme-Crowell offers over 285 camping sites and features basketball courts, playground, a pavilion and nature center. Camping season is mid-April through mid-October and reservations can be made online.
Sippewissett Campground & Cabins has been welcoming guests for over 50 years. Recently listed for sale by Robert Paul, the twelve-plus acre site in a secluded and bucolic setting includes three year-round residences, eleven cabins, multiple outbuildings, and RV, tent, and trailer areas. With easy access to Rt. 28 and direct frontage on the Shining Sea Bikeway, this serene oasis is minutes from Chapoquoit and Wood Neck Beaches, Falmouth Village, and Woods Hole.