Cape Cod & the Islands Guide


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Curated picks for 100+ Cape favorites

Special section with maritime insights

Stories from old salts and respected writers

A field guide to Cape Cod & the Islands: clam shacks and boatyards, oyster farmers and sailmakers, beaches and salty bike trails.

Inside Cape & Islands, you’ll find stories from prize-winning writers, past and present; a detailed road trip plan and profiles of 10 idyllic towns; interviews with boatbuilders, farmers, yacht club commodores and roboticists; delightful miscellany from the archives, selective recommendations about authentic Cape experiences and a deep dive into sailing skills, science and history.

“From fair winds and sheltered bays to storms and shipwreck-laden ocean depths, weather and geography have shaped the Cape and Islands into a legendary place to sail.”