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Harwich Rail Trail Bicycle Route

Harwichport Bicycle Route  (scouted and led by Barry Worth)

USGS Maps:            Harwich, Dennis

Parking:                  Harwich Information Center on Route 28 in Harwich Port, 0.1 mile west
of Bank Street, and 0.3 mile east of Lower County Road.  Park in rear. Facilities available.

Miles                        Route

0.2                          West on Pleasant Street (in rear of parking area) to Miles Street.

0.4                          West and South on Miles Street to Route 28. WALK carefully across Route 28.

0.6                          Windymere Street south to Lower County  Road.

1.4                          Lower Country Road west to Earle Road.

1.8                          South to visit Earle Road Beach, and return to Lower County Road.

3.0                          West on Lower County Road to Belmont Road.

3.3                          South on Belmont Road to Chase Avenue.

4.1                          West on Chase Avenue, continuing west on Old Wharf Road, to Sea Street in Dennisport.

4.8                          Visit Sea Street Beach, and north on Sea Street to West Street.

5.1                          East on West Street to Depot Street.

7.3                          North on Depot Street to Cape Cod Rail Trail.

9.4                          East on rail trail to Harwich bicycle rotary.

11.2                        East on Old Colony Rail Trail to parking area behind Harwich Town Offices.  South on driveway to Route 39.  Bear left to Bank Street.

12.5                        South on Bank Street to Pleasant Street and return. Ride on shoulder and sidewalk, if you wish.