Salt Pond Visitor Center
Old Schoolhouse Museum
The Old Schoolhouse Museum , across from the Salt Pond Visitor Center, features a small exhibit on author Henry Beston’s year in a...
First Encounter Beach
First Encounter Beach, where Samoset Rd meets Cape Cod Bay, is a fine place to watch the sunset. With its vast tidal flats and...
Captain Penniman House
Near Fort Hill sits the Captain Penniman House , a mid-19th-century sea captain’s house topped with a widow’s walk and fronted by an...
First Encounter Coffee House
The little yellow Chapel of the Pines hosts acoustic and folk performances put on by this long-running organization.
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Salt Pond Visitor Center information
The Salt Pond Visitor Center is the place to start and has a great view to boot. Here you'll find exhibits and films on the area's ecology and the scoop on the park's numerous cycling and hiking trails, some of which begin right at the center.