Herring Pond Beach

460 Herring Brook Rd, Eastham, MA 02642
Blue skies at Herring Pond Beach in Eastham, Cape Cod.

Very small and located on a freshwater pond, Herring Pond Beach offers a relaxing break from the larger saltwater beaches. The shallow waters are good for kids, but there are no lifeguards. Nearby Wiley Park is a good alternative for those looking for a pond with daily parking passes, lifeguards and facilities.

Parking: 20+ spaces

  • Daily Not Available
  • Weekly $120
  • Two-week $175
  • Season $300
  • Season (Resident) $25

Eastham beach passes are required to park at town beaches from June 18th through Labor Day. Beach parking lots are free all other times. Passes can be used at all Eastham beaches with the exception of the National Seashore beaches (Nauset Light Beach and Coast Guard Beach).

For more information and to purchase passes visit:

No lifeguards
Portable toilet
Dogs allowed off-season only. No dogs June 15 through Labor Day.
Light crowds
Warm fresh water