Sandwich is the site of the Cape Cod Bay entrance to the Cape Cod Canal. Sandwich, established in 1637, is the oldest town on Cape Cod and is rich in history and New England charm.
It is surrounded by beautiful walking and biking trails, bird sanctuaries, saltwater estuaries, fresh water ponds and the seashore to tempt cruisers into a longer stay. The Sandwich Boardwalk is a favorite for visitors and residents alike.
The Cape Cod Canal Visitor Center in Sandwich (508-833-9678) lays out the current features and operation of the Cape Cod Canal as well as providing historical objects and stories.
The Waterway Guide Team has gained extensive boating knowledge over the years, and now we are sharing all of the tips, skills and tools we’ve picked up along the way!