No Swimming at Head of the Meadow Beach

Swimming is closed until 5 p.m.

Due to a confirmed shark sighting, Head of the Meadow beach is closed until 5 p.m. Sunday.  Note that this is a longer closure than has been typically ordered this summer on the Outer Cape.

This closure was reported by the Cape Cod National Seashore via the Sharktivity app of the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on