Directions and Hours

Waquoit Bay Reserve Headquarters
Directions to South Cape Beach State Park

Directions to White’s Landing

Sarget Estate

For a map of the sites below, click on Visit the Reserve and then click on the site name in the list below the map.

Waquoit Bay Reserve Headquarters
131 Waquoit Highway, Waquoit (East Falmouth), MA 02536

Hours: The Reserve Headquarters/Offices is open Monday-Friday from 9:00-5:00.

The Visitor Center is open 7/days week from 10:00AM – 4:00PM in July and August.

From Boston:
Follow Route 3 South to the Sagamore Bridge over the Cape Cod Canal. Route 3 crosses over the bridge and becomes Route 6.Take Exit 2 (Route 130). Turn right off the ramp and follow 130 South 7.2 Miles to Great Neck Road, just after Dunkin Donuts (which is on the left). Turn right onto Great Neck Road and follow it to the Mashpee Rotary. Halfway around the rotary, take Route 28 North toward Falmouth/Woods Hole. The Reserve is located 3.5 miles from the rotary on the left. The Reserve’s offices are located on the second floor of the main building. Follow the signs to the Visitor Center.

From Providence and Points West:
Follow Route 495 or 195 to Route 25. Route 25 crosses over the Bourne Bridge and becomes Route 28. Follow Route 28 South to Route 151 (first exit after the Otis ANGB/Cataumet Rotary). Turn right off the ramp and follow 151 under the bridge to the Mashpee Rotary. At the rotary, take Route 28 North toward Falmouth/Woods Hole. The Reserve is located 3.5 miles from the rotary on the left. The Reserves offices are located on the second floor of the main building. Follow the signs to the Visitor Center.

From Falmouth:
Proceed south on Route 28 (toward Mashpee). The Reserve is located a just under 2 miles from the Davisville lights in East Falmouth (1 mile from Mahoney’s Garden Center and 0.5 miles from White’s Landing/Edward’s Boat Yard/Childs River) on the right after the Waquoit Cemetery. The Reserve’s offices are located on the second floor of the main building. Follow the signs to the Visitor Center.

From the East:
Follow Route 6 to exit 5 (Route 149). Follow 149 South towards Marstons Mills to Route 28. Take a right on 28 North (towards Falmouth). Follow Route 28 around the Mashpee Rotary and continue on 28 North towards Falmouth/Woods Hole. The Reserve is located 3.5 miles from the rotary on the left. The Reserve’s offices are located on the second floor of the main building. Follow the signs to the Visitor Center.

State Park MashpeeDirections to South Cape Beach State Park:
GPS address: 494 Great Oak Road, Mashpee, MA 02649

Gates Open at 8:30AM – Gates Close at 8:00PM

From the East/Mashpee Rotary:
From the Mashpee Rotary follow Great Neck Road (south) toward New Seabury. Turn left at the main entrance, marked with a State Park sign. Between Columbus Day and mid-June proceed to the Mashpee Town Beach parking lot at the end of the entrance road. No sticker is required in winter to park at the town lot.

From the West/Reserve Headquarters:
Proceed south (right out of the entrance to Reserve Headquarters) 1.3 miles to Red Brook Road (on the right across from Martin Road). Turn right onto Red Brook Road and follow it to the end (2.2 miles). Turn Right onto Great Neck Road and proceed 2.1 miles to the entrance to South Cape Beach. The entrance is marked with a State Park sign. Between Columbus Day and Patriots Day proceed to the Mashpee Town Beach parking lot at the end of the entrance road. No sticker is required in winter to park at the town lot.

Directions to White’s Landing (Public boat launch to access Washburn Island):

From the East/Mashpee Rotary:
Follow Route 28 north towards Falmouth/Woods Hole. The landing’s parking area is located 4 miles from the rotary on the left, next to Bosun’s Boatyard and just after crossing the Childs River.

From Falmouth:
Proceed south on Route 28. The White’s Landing parking lot is located just under 1.5 miles from the Davisville lights in East Falmouth (0.5 mile from Mahoney’s Garden Center) on the right next to Bosun’s Boatyard.