Navigating the Cape Cod Region’s Blue Economy

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Woods Hole

MBL Waterfront Park

Enjoy views of the island ferries, research vessels and recreation boats. Woods Hole is a very special part of the Cape Cod region.


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Woods Hole: World-Class Science Happens Here

Ocean science and technology are at the heart of Woods Hole. Welcome to the site of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL), and the NOAA Fisheries Service – as well as ferry service to Martha’s Vineyard. Students and professionals from around the world conduct research on climate, ocean life, coastal science, and more.

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RWH Climate Walking Trail

The ResilientWoodsHole Climate Walking Trail is a 12-stop, 2.2 mile long, self-guided walk that was officially opened to the public on October 26, 2023, that takes approximately an hour and half to complete. This trail can be taken in-person at Woods Hole via the RWH app or remotely using the online platform.

While You're Here

Pie in the Sky Bakery and Cafe
Coffee Obsession
Water Street Kitchen
Woods Hole Wharf
Woods Hole Market
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