Holiday Events on Cape Cod (and Something Under the Tree for You)
Do you ski? At any point have you find yourself on top of a wind-whipped, frozen mountain wondering what in the world you were doing up there? Sure, you'd try to rationalize "The view! The fresh air! The exhilaration! The exercise!" But once Frosty got a strangle hold on your toes, visions of the lodge […]
“Big fish…swallow y’whole!!: Make the Inn Your Launching Dock to all Things JAWS.
So my brother CD was visiting me recently from Raleigh, North Carolina, and some how on our first day together we found ourselves sitting on the waterfront deck of Baxter's Boat House. I was enjoying a much welcomed day away from the Lamb and Lion Inn, sipping cocktails and eating fried clams, while CD gorged […]
Golf: A Historic Cape Cod Pastime? You Bet Yer Big Bertha!
Did you know that Cape Cod has more golf courses than beaches? OK, that's not true. That's ACTUALLY fake news, but what IS true is that we have LOTS and LOTS of beautiful courses throughout every area of Cape Cod and the islands--close to 50 in all. Now, if you are staying here at the […]
Take a Short Ride to Long Pasture (or Just Visit Your Favorite BARS) and Get To Know Your Beach Creatures!
I remember taking our nieces out to find razor clams with the Barnstable Association of Recreational Shellfishing (thankfully shortened to B.A.R.S) several years ago. BARS are a group of spirited and passionate mid-Cape volunteers who do everything from protecting the Cape's clean water (and establishing new and valuable "ways to water"), to awarding scholarships and […]
The BEST places to eat Lobster on Cape Cod
Hi...Innkeeper Tom here. Feeling hungry??So this morning I'm waiting for our guests to finish up breakfast and thumbing through the new 2018 Cape Cod Travel Guide (published by our wonderful Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce) when I come across a wonderful article, "The Best Places to Eat Lobster on Cape Cod". Having lived here for […]
Blue Claw Boat Tours…Seals, Sea, Sunshine & Scenery
"Have you ever heard of Blue Claw Boat Tours?" Ali asked me. "They do seal tours out of Orleans." I thought we had been on pretty much every boat on Cape Cod since purchasing the Lamb and Lion Inn 18 years ago, and had just about every brochure in the inn's brochure rack. How this […]