The untrampled region of Sandwich offers stunning scenery and abundant wildlife making it a haven for adventurers and eco-tourists. Sandwich includes miles of coastal marsh trails, kayaking and an opportunity to explore some wilderness. Sandwich is a place with terrific ecotourism potential.
For those who love fresh air and moving freely in the great outdoors, Sandwich has miles of coastal marsh providing hiking and kayaking experiences like no other. Ride your bike along the Cape Cod Canal, the widest sea-level canal in the world, and enjoy the view of boats, ships and a very active and colorful fishing community. Kayak the meandering salt marshes or hike to the top of the ridge in Maple Swamp. Visit the picturesque and historic Sandwich Boardwalk which stretches plank by plank out to the Bay. All these ways to get out and play are family-friendly and make Sandwich a great destination for the nature-loving and active visitor.
Then there are the beaches and marina – what you usually think of when you think Cape Cod. Boating on Cape Cod Bay is exhilarating – face-to-face with the Atlantic Ocean is sure to leave you rosy-cheeked, salt spray in your hair and invigorated. Or, shift gears towards a leisurely day at one of our beaches – low tide offers warm accessible tidal pools perfect for younger children to explore.