Mel Tulin

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The Goldfinches Are Turning Vibrant Yellow On Cape Cod

It’s so much fun to watch the Goldfinches as they change from a drab yellowy-brown in the winter to a bright yellow for the summer.<p>These two …

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Surfers And A Paddle Surfer At Coast Guard Beach On Cape Cod

I was impressed that these three were out on the water at Coast Guard Beach surfing and paddle surfing. It was a cold day but they looked like they …

Coast Guard

This Wild Turkey Is Loving Our Birdseed On Cape Cod

This big ole Turkey comes around every day now to feast on the seeds that the other birds drop on the ground while they are feeding. He’s no dummy!<p>He …

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Gorgeous Waves At Coast Guard Beach On Cape Cod

The wind was blowing and the waves were kicking up on Coast Guard Beach, part of the National Seashore. It was finally warm enough that you didn’t …

Coast Guard

Dunes On Coast Guard Beach On Cape Cod

The dunes on Coast Guard Beach have changed so much over the winter. You can see all of the dark brown undergrowth and roots that are now exposed. …

Coast Guard

Race Point Lighthouse In Provincetown On Cape Cod

It was a beautiful day to walk along Herring Cove Beach toward Race Point Lighthouse. I love the deep blue color of the ocean with the white …

Lighthouses

Gorgeous Clouds At Boat Meadow Beach On Cape Cod Bay

Fish

Pretty View Of Nauset Marsh From Fort Hill Trail On Cape Cod

I love this part of the hiking trail at Fort Hill that overlooks Nauset Marsh with Coast Guard Station in the distance. I always wonder why the rocks …

Hiking Trail

Herring Cove Parking Lot In Provincetown On Cape Cod Got Hammered Over The Winter

It seems like each time we drive to Herring Cove Parking lot on Herring Cove Beach, the parking lot is a bit smaller. The winter storms really took a …

Fish

New Sand At Nauset Beach Dunes On Cape Cod

There was a tremendous amount of sand brought in to Nauset Beach in the past few weeks. This is a photograph of the new fence that they put up around …

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Lots Of Bricks On Boat Meadow Beach After The Storm On Cape Cod Bay

There were quite a few bricks on Boat Meadow Beach when I went for a walk there the other day. I wondered how they got on the beach. Had they been …

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Coast Guard Station From Coast Guard Beach On Cape Cod

It was such a pretty day for a walk on Coast Guard Beach, part of the Cape Cod National Seashore. The beach was wide at low tide and you can see …

Coast Guard

Bluebird Couple In Our New Birdhouse On Cape Cod

We put our new birdhouse up a couple of weeks ago and within 20 minutes we had 2 Bluebirds checking it out. We were thrilled! And then they …

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Nauset Beach At Low Tide On Cape Cod

I was so surprised to see how huge Nauset Beach was at low tide. It was immense, as you can see! There are a lot of sandbars so you really need to …

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New Viewing Platform At Nauset Beach On Cape Cod

It was so nice to see a new viewing platform at Nauset Beach where Liam’s Clam Shack stood before the series of Nor’Easters crept up to its …

New England

Red Squirrel In Our Yard On Cape Cod

We have a little Red Squirrel who has been hanging around our yard for the past week or so. He is really cute. We’ve always had a lot of grey …

Squirrels

The Flats At Boat Meadow At Low Tide On Cape Cod Bay

I love Cape Cod Bay at low tide! It is so much fun to walk way out on the flats when you know that, in another few hours, they will be covered by …

Cape Cod

Wiley Park In Eastham On Cape Cod Got Hammered By The Wind A Couple Of Weeks Ago

I was so surprised to see all of the destruction from the storm with high winds at Wiley Park. There were so many trees that had come down, either …

East London

Nauset Marsh Is Spectacular On Easter On Cape Cod!

The weather for Easter is for a sunny day with warmer temps which is a wonderful welcome here on Cape Cod. I loved this photograph of Nauset Marsh …

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Perfect Trail Guide At Fort Hill, Part Of The National Seashore, On Cape Cod

This was such a cute photograph of this seagull perched on top of the Trail Guide box at Fort Hill Trail Guide box, looking like he’s waiting for a …

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Glacial Rock At Fort Hill In Eastham On Cape Cod

It was a treat to see this glacial rock again at Fort Hill that is usually hidden by the tall cattails and long grasses on the salt marsh. The …

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Love The Walk From Doane Rock To Coast Guard Beach On Cape Cod

The walk from Doane Rock to Coast Guard Beach is just spectacular! You hike through the woods along a handicapped accessible trail, along the salt …

Coast Guard

Where Liam's Stood At Nauset Beach On Cape Cod

Liam’s at Nauset Beach was taken down last week because of the incredible beach erosion from the 3 Nor’easters we had this past winter. The water at …

Cape Cod

Great Blue Heron Feeding On The Mud Flats On Cape Cod

I loved this silhouette of the Great Blue Heron while he was feeding on the mudflats at the Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary. I thought it was such a …

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Nauset Spit From Coast Guard Beach On Cape Cod

If you walk down Coast Guard Beach, you will come to Nauset Spit where the ocean empties into the salt marsh at high tide and the waters recede at …

Coast Guard

Swampy Red Maple Swamp Trail At Fort Hill On Cape Cod

This swamp is the reason that there are boardwalks on the Red Maple Swamp Trail at Fort Hill. As you can see, there is plenty of swamp!<p>Such a fun …

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Family Of Swans At Boat Meadow On Cape Cod

It was such a treat to see this family of Swans at Boat Meadow on Cape Cod Bay the other day. At first I thought they were white buoys that had …

Boats

Goodbye, Liam's At Nauset Beach On Cape Cod

Liam’s at Nauset Beach, the iconic clam shack on Nauset Beach in Orleans on Cape Cod, was demolished on Tuesday due to heavy beach erosion from the 3 …

New England

Kite Surfing On Cape Cod Bay... Brrr!

It has been freezing here on Cape Cod for the past couple of weeks with high winds. But that doesn’t deter the die-hard kite surfers who love the …

Die Hard

The Latest On Liam's At Nauset Beach On Cape Cod

We took a drive to Nauset Beach yesterday to see what was going and 2/3s of the parking lot was blocked off. You could see a large excavator loading …

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