Where is Billington Sea?

Plymouth, Massachusetts
Billington Sea is located southwest of the center of Plymouth, Massachusetts, west of Massachusetts Route 3 and south of U.S. Route 44. It is 269 acres in surface area with depth averaging 7 feet, with an 11-foot maximum depth.

How many acres is Billington Sea?

Billington Sea is a natural, 269-acre warmwater pond located southwest of the center of Plymouth, west of Route 3, and south of Route 44. Shallow, weedy and fertile, this eutrophic lake is fed primarily by groundwater and cranberry bog outlets.

What towns are considered Cape Cod?

The Cape Cod Region includes the towns of Bourne, Sandwich, Barnstable, Yarmouth, Dennis, Brewster, Orleans, Eastham, Wellfleet, Truro, and Provincetown. MassBays’ Cape Cod region includes the 11 out of 15 Cape towns in the Cape Cod Bay watershed.

What is the best beach in Plymouth?

Bovisand Beach. Bovisand is one of locals’ favourite places to visit (Image: Guy Channing)

  • Wembury Beach. Wembury is just down the road and particularly popular with couples and young people.
  • Meadowsfoot Beach.
  • Batten Bay.
  • Plymouth Hoe East & West Beach.
  • Bigbury On Sea Beach.
  • Challaborough Beach.
  • Bantham Beach.
  • Does Plymouth have a sandy beach?

    Plymouth is surrounded by golden sandy beaches recognised for being some of the best in the UK which are perfect for rockpooling, swimming and surfing. Plymouth is a short ferry ride from the city, Barn Pool at Mount Edgcumbe, a popular place for families and tourists to visit.

    Is Plymouth a seaside town?

    Plymouth is “Britain’s Ocean City”; it’s somewhere that’s got all the action of an urban area, but spectacular nature just a short walk or drive away. Plymouth sits on the south coast of Devon, and the city centre is in the middle of two rivers: the River Plym and the River Tamar.

    Is Buzzards Bay considered Cape Cod?

    It is approximately 28 miles (45 kilometers) long by 8 miles (12 kilometers) wide. It is a popular destination for fishing, boating, and tourism. Since 1914, Buzzards Bay has been connected to Cape Cod Bay by the Cape Cod Canal….

    Buzzards Bay
    Settlements New Bedford, Massachusetts