This one-and-a-half-mile walking trail meanders through the historic Fort Hill area, traversing open fields, and winding ... More
Fort Hill Rural Historic District
This one-and-a-half-mile walking trail meanders through the historic Fort Hill area, traversing open fields, and winding through Red Maple Swamp, Nauset Marsh, and Nauset Spit, while also offering panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean.
Breathtaking views of Nauset Marsh and Atlantic Ocean
By A Yahoo Contributor, 3/19/05
If you want to experience a place that has not changed much in 100 years visit Fort Hill. With sweeping ocean views, walking trails along the edge of Nauset Marsh, through fields and Red Maple Swamp, and a whaling captain's musuem (Captain Penniman House), you would be hard pressed to find more nature and history in one spot on Cape Cod.
The 100 +/- acres of the Fort Hill Area are protected from development by the National Park Service. For a real treat stay at Fort Hill Bed and Breakfast, the only lodging located within the Parklands of the Cape Cod National Seashore at the Fort Hill Area. Sign up for a tour of the Penniman House or drop in by chance to browse. Walk to the town landing at Hemenway and kayak into the Marsh. Or sit on an errant boulder at the water's edge to watch the Great Blue Herons. Star gaze or watch the full moon rise over Coast Guard Beach. And of course, the sunrise over the Ocean is just magnificent! But be respectful that there are two residences within the area. This is a place for birding, quiet contemplation, and awsome views.
Two spacious, antique filled suites, with roomy private baths, are provided at this Greek Revival farmhouse bed and breakfast; in
addition, there is a Nantucket style, three room Cape Cod style cottage with a large sitting area, a gas ...
Family Resort Motel located next to National Seashore Park on 6 acres of landscaped grounds, 30 miles from Hyannis Regional
Arpt. Amenities:Air Conditioning (In Room). Refrigerator. Telephone. Television (Cable/Satellite). Non Smoking Rooms. Television. Daily Maid Service. Balcony/Terrace. Hotel Details:49 ...