Recreation & Activities

A Round and a Round of Golf, We Go!

Falmouth’s six golf courses have something for everyone. “Golf is a good walk spoiled.” This witty quip is often attributed to Mark Twain. If so, he probably never teed off in Falmouth, which boasts six excellent courses offering variety and challenges to suit every player. Four of the courses are open to the public—Paul Harney, … Read more

Off the Beaten Path

The brand-new “Gateway to the Greenway” is the latest stage in the Coonamessett River restoration. The Coonamessett River Greenway Heritage Trail has quickly become one of the most popular spots for appreciating the tranquil beauty of Falmouth. Set amid more than 500 acres, the 3.5-mile loop, spanning Coonamessett Pond and the Coonamessett River Conservation Lands. … Read more

Curlers on Ice

Curlers at Falmouth’s newly renovated club are rock stars. Take a collection of round, polished-granite stones outfitted with blue and red handles; add brooms with synthetic brush pads and carbon fiber handles stir in women and men wearing special sliding and gripper shoes; mix vigorously over ice for about two hours. There are the ingredients … Read more

A Path to Happiness on the Shining Sea Bikeway

Whether your’re cycling, running, rollerblading, walking or cross-country skiing, you’ll discover virtually every aspect of Falmouth’s character and culture on the Shining Sea Bikeway, all on your own time. Bucolic Bourne Farm harkens back to Falmouth’s agricultural history, with its rustic stone walls, and woodlands, trails, and orchards. There’s nothing like summer on Cape Cod, … Read more