The Herring Run is conveniently located to a wide variety of activities, dining choices, shopping, sight-seeing, and more!
A favorite outdoor activity for many Canal and Cape visitors is the numerous bike and pedestrian trails that run troughout the Canal area and into the Cape Cod National Park. Click below for a park bike trail information packet and map:
Click Here for a List of Cape Cod Bike Trails
While the Herring Run Motel provides only lodging there are many nearby restaurants, cafes, delis, coffee houses, and more. Please follow the links below for more in depth dining information and feel free to ask our front desk staff for recommendations.
Click Here for Restaurants & Pubs
Click Here for Coffee Houses
Click Here for Cafes & Delis
Fishing is permitted from the Canal banks in all areas except Massachusetts Maritime Academy and advised as the rip rap slopes can be slippery. Access point for handicap fishing is available at the Sandwich bulkhead area and the Scusset Beach fishing pier. Salt water fishing and lobstering are subject to State regulations and licensing.
Click Here for State Fishing Regulations and Information
With numberous outlet stores and shopping malls the local area is filled with great shopping opportunities, below is just a small sampling of what is available.
Cape Cod Factory Mall
One Factory Oulet Road
Route 6, Exit 1 Sagamoure, MA 02561 (508) 888-8417
Cape Cod Mall
Anchor stores at this mall include Filenes, Macy’s, Sears, Best Buy, Marshalls, and Barnes and Noble. Other major retailers represented include Banana Republic, Ann Taylor Loft, Talbots, The Childrens Place, The Gap, Gap Kids, Also Shoes, Eddie Bauer, Eagle Outfitters, Abercrombie and Fitch, Vitoria Secret, and more.
The Christmas Shope
on Cranberry Highway, Sagamore, MA 02561 (508) 888-7010, This is a favorite with everyone and you won't believe the bargains.
Cape Cod, MA
786 Iyannough Road
Tel: 508 771-0251
This is a pet friendly shop.
Biking along the canal
Bridges at sunrise across the canals