As a windsurfing beach, Kalmus Beach at the end of Ocean Street in Hyannis is considered by some to be the best on the Cape. The steady breezes and warm waters of Nantucket Sound draw winsurfers from near and far.

One of two beaches in Hyannis Harbor, Kalmus has a windsurfing area, snack bar, bathroom facilities, and a picnic area; the beach is protected by lifeguards. Parking cost $10 per day

How to get there: Ocean Street off of Main Street, Hyannis