Around Cape Cod
Southport and Mashpee are Year-Round Communities
Cape Cod has become more than a vacation destination -- it is a year-round paradise appreciated by its 200,000 residents. And while some are seasonal, many shops, restaurants and activities do stay open year-round, including nearby Mashpee Commons . Well located and highly rated hospitals and clinics serve the needs of permanent residents as well as vacationers. Home to a first-class symphony orchestra, the Cape also provides residents with varied arts and culture offerings.
Location, Location, Location
Just 70 miles from Downtown Boston, Massachusetts, Cape Cod, is a 400 square mile peninsula surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, Cape Cod Bay, Buzzards Bay, the Cape Cod Canal and Nantucket Sound. This varied ocean environment combined with many freshwater locations provides an almost inexhaustible supply of beach and water activities at every turn and the resort islands of Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket are a short ferry ride away.
The Cape’s, natural beauty, miles of beautiful beaches with their legendary sand dunes coupled with over 3 dozen golf courses, an abundance of family-oriented activities and fabulous dining and entertainment venues make it a popular summer destination for people from all over the world.
Make the Cape Your Home
The Cape has numerous local, state and federal protected areas teeming with wildlife and supporting many jogging, biking and hiking trails. Quaint harbors and villages, cranberry bogs and lighthouses add to the long list of points of interest. You’ll never regret making this beautiful area your home.