Cape Cod Villages

Woods Hole is one of the premiere villages on Cape Cod, known for its deep harbor, great beaches and vintage village.

March 11, 2014

WHOI citizen science campaign

The village of Woods Hole is home for Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) but that does not mean the science stays on the east coast.  Researchers at WHOI have been assessing radioactivity released into the ocean from the Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear power facility. Learn more about radiation in the ocean and how the WHOI citizen science campaign aims to collect and analyze ocean samples to monitor radiation from Fukushima. » Visit website
February 26, 2014

Woods Hole Off season

Probably the biggest question everyone asked me when the restaurant is closed and winter sets in – is”what do you do”. Well – we do take a vacation for sure. But as the cleanup from a busy year comes to a halt we get into construction and fixing mode. Still the mail keeps coming and the office is warm we start to reorganize for the upcoming year. This winter the Quick’s whole tavern, the new Soft as a Grape store, the Capt. Kidd restaurant, and the Landfall restaurant have been busy improving their buildings with Carpenters working hard through snowstorms […]
September 15, 2013

Calcutta Fishing Derby

September 15 to October 13, 2013 Each year the Woods Hole Business Association sponsors the Calcutta Fishing Derby. “The goal” says Don Este, “is to get out on the water and have a good time.” Don is co-owner of the Landfall Restaurant which is where the weigh station is located. The derby begins at 12:01 AM, Sunday September 15, 2013 and ends, Sunday, October 15, 2013 at midnight. The weigh station times are between 9:00 AM and 10:00 PM each day. All fish must be weighed in within 15 hours from the time of being caught. At the time of […]
August 27, 2013

Shuckers of Woods Hole

Last Tuesday evening my husband Bill and I went to Woods Hole for a fine meal of New England seafood, at one of our favorite restaurants. Shuckers is one of those cozy places that we all enjoy discovering while on vacation. It is tucked away at 91A Water Street, down a cobblestone alleyway, in the heart of Woods Hole Village. The owner, Kevin Murphy and his excellent staff know how to serve up a proper New England feast. Shuckers is a place where the food is artfully prepared and presented but the dress and atmosphere are casual.and relaxed. Those of […]