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Situated among blooming daffodils, lilies and many more flowers is Sphor Gardens. Created originally Margaret and Charles D. Spohr around their house, this garden welcomes visitors all year round. Welcome the season spring with the beauty of daffodils or simply sit by the oyster pond and enjoy the cool breeze. There are also other events such as face painting, a wishing tree and many more. The place is perfect for a day out and reconnecting with your family and loved ones.
A sizable stretch of green, in the Cape Cod region, Nickerson State Park is a must visit for adventure seekers and nature lovers alike. Covering a massive 1,967 acres (796 hectares) this state-owned park is peppered with sandy soil, scrub pines and a number of kettle ponds that make it one of the richest and most diverse ecosystems in the area. Featuring numerous hiking trails, trek routes, campgrounds and fishing areas, this is also one of the hot-spots for outdoor activities and nature tours.
Located just by the picturesque beach, Veterans Park is a fine spot to unwind amidst the seaside serenity. This sizable stretch of landscaped lawns offers a healthy getaway from your busy schedule. Featuring cobbled-stone pathways, a children's playground and several picnic spots, there's plenty of ways to spend your time at this park. Take a walk through the pathway, and when your feet give up, perch yourself on one of the benches and watch the sun set over the horizon.
First designated as protected by the United States government in 1961, the sprawling, 43,607-acre (17,647 hectare) Cape Cod National Seashore offers stunning vistas and a glimpse into the natural and cultural history of the area. The park boasts a number of swimming beaches, as well as nature trails, picnic areas, freshwater ponds, historic lighthouses and Cape Cod-style residences. The seashore makes a great day trip, but for those who would like to stay longer there are several resorts, hotels and motels nearby.
The scenic Goodwill Park is claimed to be one the best spots for outdoor activities. This conserved forest area, is composed of sprawling woods and lakes, that make up a chunk of the regions natural cover. Popular amongst nature lovers and outdoor enthusiast, several activities are conducted at this park throughout the year. Wooded trails make excellent hiking and biking routes, while its designated campgrounds feature volleyball courts, horseshoes and barbecue facilities. Kayaking, canoeing, sport fishing and other water sports are prevalent on its lakes.