Best Trails Near Falmouth MA

Falmouth has 13 trails in the vicinity, including 7 hiking trails and 2 for sea kayaking. These trails range from 0.2 to 8 miles in length. The longest trail in Falmouth is Shining Sea Bikeway a well-known trail measuring 8 miles in total length.

The most popular trails are Shining Sea Bikeway, Falmouth Shining Sea Path and Waquoit Bay: Falmouth Town (White's) Landing to Washburn Island. Trails.com member Ganesh K. recently completed Falmouth Shining Sea Path.

More information on the best trails in Falmouth can be found below.
  • Falmouth Shining Sea Path

    2 Reviews

    Falmouth, MA

    Enjoy the brilliant views of the Nantucket and Vineyard Sounds on this short trail connecting Falmouth and Woods Hole. Surface: Asphalt. Location: Barnstable County.
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    Enjoy the brilliant views of the Nantucket and Vineyard Sounds on this short trail connecting Falmouth and Woods Hole. Surface: ...

  • Ashumet Holly Wildlife Sanctuary (Mass Audubon) - Grassy Pond Trail

    1 Reviews

    Falmouth, MA

    This easy jaunt around Grassy Pond has something for everyone. Plant enthusiasts will enjoy the fine collection of native and nonnative trees and shrubs, the variety of forest, meadow, and wetland ...
    •  1 hour
    •  1.1 miles
    •  Guide

    This easy jaunt around Grassy Pond has something for everyone. Plant enthusiasts will enjoy the fine collection of native ...

  • Beebe Woods

    0 Reviews

    Falmouth, MA

    Hosting an extensive network of walking trails that cover miles of varied terrain, Beebe Woods is a picturesque place to visit. This unique landscape was created some 15,000 to 18,000 years ago ...
    •  1 hour
    •  Guide

    Hosting an extensive network of walking trails that cover miles of varied terrain, Beebe Woods is a picturesque place to ...

  • Falmouth Town Forest - Long Pond Trail

    0 Reviews

    Falmouth, MA

    When the Laurentide ice sheet retreated some 15,000 years ago, it left behind in this part of the Cape a wrinkled, rocky landscape dotted with kettle ponds, a landscape very different from the ...
    •  2-3 hours
    •  3.9 miles
    •  Guide

    When the Laurentide ice sheet retreated some 15,000 years ago, it left behind in this part of the Cape a wrinkled, rocky ...

  • Shining Sea Bikeway

    0 Reviews

    Falmouth, MA

    The Shining Sea Bikeway, if looked at in terms of terrain and trail features, would be boring. But when looked at as a winding bike path that dips near beaches and marshes while twisting down ...
    •  1.5 hours
    •  7.9 miles
    •  Guide

    The Shining Sea Bikeway, if looked at in terms of terrain and trail features, would be boring. But when looked at as a winding ...

  • Falmouth and Woods Hole, MA

    0 Reviews

    Falmouth, MA

    Falmouth was once a major whaling and fishing port. Surrounding the village green are the stately foursquare homes of sea captains, whose wives watched for their return from widows’ walks atop ...
    •  One day to several days
    •  Guide

    Falmouth was once a major whaling and fishing port. Surrounding the village green are the stately foursquare homes of sea ...

  • Falmouth Shining Sea Path

    0 Reviews

    Falmouth , MA

    Enjoy the brilliant views of the Nantucket and Vineyard Sounds on this short trail connecting Falmouth and Woods Hole.
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    Enjoy the brilliant views of the Nantucket and Vineyard Sounds on this short trail connecting Falmouth and Woods Hole.

  • Beebe Woods and Peterson Farm

    0 Reviews

    Falmouth, MA

    The former Beebe Woods estate and 88-acre Peterson Farm, which forms the south portion of this admirable open space, present one of the loveliest walking and nature-watching experiences on the ...
    •  3 hours
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    The former Beebe Woods estate and 88-acre Peterson Farm, which forms the south portion of this admirable open space, present ...

  • Long Pond Conservation Area

    0 Reviews

    Falmouth, MA

    Almost all this land was pasture when it was donated to the town by Joseph Fay and his descendants, about a decade before the Civil War. The cultivated landscapes were typical of this period ...
    •  3 hours
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    Almost all this land was pasture when it was donated to the town by Joseph Fay and his descendants, about a decade before ...

  • Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve

    0 Reviews

    Falmouth, MA

    Remote, uncrowded, quiet—words not often associated with Cape Cod, especially during the crazy summer season. Washburn Island may change the way you look at the Cape. It certainly did for me. ...
    •  Guide

    Remote, uncrowded, quiet—words not often associated with Cape Cod, especially during the crazy summer season. Washburn Island ...

  • Footpath to Bike Trail

    0 Reviews

    Falmouth, MA

    Footpath to Bike Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Falmouth, Massachusetts. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 21 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total ...
    •  0.2 miles

    Footpath to Bike Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Falmouth, Massachusetts. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at ...

  • Washburn Island and Waquoit Bay

    0 Reviews

    Falmouth, MA

    A visit to Washburn Island by kayak is a must-do Cape adventure. For novices, shallow Waquoit Bay offers miles of protected paddling. For more-advanced paddlers, a circumnavigation of Washburn ...
    •  Day trip
    •  6.75 miles
    •  Guide

    A visit to Washburn Island by kayak is a must-do Cape adventure. For novices, shallow Waquoit Bay offers miles of protected ...

  • Waquoit Bay: Falmouth Town (White's) Landing to Washburn Island

    0 Reviews

    Falmouth, MA

    Waquoit Bay is one of several shallow, narrow bays on the south side of Cape Cod created by receding glaciers and protected by barrier beaches. What makes Waquoit so special is its access to ...
    •  Day Trip
    •  8 miles
    •  Guide

    Waquoit Bay is one of several shallow, narrow bays on the south side of Cape Cod created by receding glaciers and protected ...