It’s Summer and the Clambake’s Just Gettin’ Started

Looking out across the marsh last evening you'd never know it was the first day of summer - the sea look gray-blue and mighty stormy. We've had an unusually gray, wet spring thus far on the Cape, worst in a decade they say. But the clammy clime hasn't stopped Cape Cod summer fever for those …

Memorial Day, Part IV – Red River Beach

I grew up on Red River beach. There were four of us kids in the family, and these jetties offered endless hours of nooks and crannies to explore. I remember periwinkles, slimy, squishy seaweed, and yes, more than a few skinned knees! 😉 My fondest memories of Red River beach are actually in the creek …

Memorial Day, Part III – Forest Beach

I arrived at Forest Beach and was thrilled to see that our rosa rugosas had bloomed overnight. Like many a Cape Codder, I wait for them all winter. Taking a look around me, it sure seemed like everyone had gone fishin'! One of the big commercial fishing boats was just heading out under a full …