Nauset Light Beach
Nauset Light Beach is part of the six beaches of the Cape Cod National Seashore and is located along Ocean View Drive, one mile north of Coast Guard Beach in Eastham. This broad, sandy beach that is contained by a steep glacial scarp behind it, a large parking lot and expansive stairs down to the beach. The restrooms and a bathhouse are seasonal.
Pets are allowed in designated areas of the National Seashore. For more information: Cape Cod National Seashore Pet Policy.
Beach entrance fees
Daily vehicle – $20
Motorcycles – $10
Pedestrians, bicyclists – $3
Cape Cod National Seashore annual pass – $60
Beach entrance fees are collected from late June through early September when lifeguards are on duty, and on weekends/holidays from Memorial Day to the end of September. $20 is the daily vehicle fee, $3 for pedestrians and bicyclists, and $10 for motorcycles. $60 purchases a pass good for a calendar year fee season. Cape Cod National Seashore passes are usually available at visitor centers starting Memorial Day, and at fee booths when they are open. The Interagency Annual pass ($80) may be purchased at Salt Pond Visitor Center year round, and at Province Lands Visitor Center daily from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend.