Raycroft Beach

Raycroft Parkway, Dennis, MA
A jetty extends into the water at Raycroft Beach in Dennis, Cape Cod.

Very small and nestled between private beaches, Raycroft beach features warm waters, soft sand, a jetty and benches at the top of the stairs to take in the views. Parking is extremely limited and day passes aren’t sold on site. Beach is only accessible via staircase. If you’re looking for more space to spread out, nearby Sea Street Beach is a better option.

Parking: 9 spaces

  • Weekly $90
  • Season (Resident Taxpayer) $50
  • Season (Long term renters) $180
  • Season (Non-resident) $360

Dennis beach passes or a daily fee are required to park from the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. Daily fees are cash only and accepted at all public parking areas with the exception of Depot Street Beach and Raycroft Beach. Passes are valid at all Dennis beaches, however Bayview Beach, Cold Storage Beach and Harborview Beach lots are restricted to resident parking only. West Dennis Beach and South Village Beach both have parking areas designated for residents only, in addition to open public parking.

For more information and to purchase passes visit:

No lifeguards
No restrooms
Dogs allowed off-season only. No dogs Memorial Day through Labor Day
Moderately crowded
Warm salt water