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Best trails in Wellfleet

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Looking for a great trail near Wellfleet, Massachusetts? AllTrails has 10 great hiking trails, beach trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Nickerson State Park or Ellisville Harbor State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Scusset Beach State Reservation or Trotting Park. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 5 easy trails in Wellfleet ranging from 1.8 to 3.7 miles and from 26 to 75 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Wellfleet
Top trails (10)
#1 - Great Island Trail
Cape Cod National Seashore
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Length: 4.7 mi • Est. 1 h 59 m
Note some sections of the loop may be closed for nesting birds. Please check with the park page for more information.Show more
#2 - Great Island Extended Trail
Cape Cod National Seashore
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Length: 6.3 mi • Est. 2 h 41 m
#3 - Great Island Trail and The Gut
Cape Cod National Seashore
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 49 m
#4 - Goose Pond Trail
Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
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Length: 1.8 mi • Est. 45 m
Please Note: Important to check the tides prior to going out on this trail.Show more
#5 - Newcomb Hollow Ponds Trail
Cape Cod National Seashore
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Length: 5.5 mi • Est. 2 h 12 m
The starting point is the Newcomb Hollow Beach parking lot, which requires a beach sticker in the summer months. The trail goes between Gull Pond and Higgins Pond across the "sluceway". Show more
#6 - Duck Pond, Great Pond and Whitecrest Beach Loop
Cape Cod National Seashore
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Length: 6.3 mi • Est. 2 h 45 m
#7 - Long Pond, Wellfleet and Newcomb Beach Loop
Wellfleet, Massachusetts
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Length: 4.3 mi • Est. 1 h 57 m
#8 - Marconi Beach Walk
Cape Cod National Seashore
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Length: 3 mi • Est. 1 h 15 m
#9 - Fresh Brook Loop
Cape Cod National Seashore
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Length: 2.6 mi • Est. 1 h 6 m
#10 - Fresh Brook via Maurice's Campground
Cape Cod National Seashore
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 1 h 33 m