Ballston Beach, Truro ~ Photo Hamilton Kahn
Incorporated in 1709, Truro has a yearround population of 2087. Truro is governed by a town charter, with an elected five member Board of Selectmen and an appointed Town Administrator.
In addition to incredibly beautiful beaches, some Truro highlights include
Historical Museum, Highland Golf Links, Highland Light, Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill, Payomet Theater, Pamet Harbor, Bike Trails, Cape Cod National Seashore, and in progress, Highlands Center at the Cape Cod National Seashore for the Arts, Sciences and Culture.
Town Hall Road
Main Number (508) 349-7004
Beaches: see below
Boating: see below
Council On Aging 346 Route 6
Golfing: see below
DPW Town Hall Road
Harbormaster Pamet Harbor
Library 5 Library Lane
Truro Nonresident Taxpayers Association
For more information write to: P0 Box 324, Truro 02666.
POLICE / FIRE EMERGENCY: 911
Police (Non-Emergency) 344 Route 6
Fire (Non-Emergency) 344 Route 6
Recreation (508) 487-1632
Truro Central School Route 6 (508) 487-1558
Shellfish Constable Pamet Harbor (508) 349-2555
Tax Collector (508) 349-3860
Transfer Station Route 6 (508) 349-6339
Open 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday
Call to confirm seasonal hours and holidays
Veterans Services Hyannis (508) 790-6363
Ballston Beach, Rt 6 to North Pamet Road
Coast Guard Beach, Rt 6 to South Highland Rd
Head of the Meadow Beach, Rt 6 to Head of the Meadow Road
High Head Beach, For off-road vehicles
Hopper Beach, Off Route 6
Longnook Beach, Long Nook Road
Pilgrim Beach, Off Route 6A
Cold Storage Beach, Rte 6 to Rt 6A to Mill Pond Road to road's end
Corn Hill Beach, Rt. 6 to Corn Hill Road
Fisher Beach, Rt. 6 to Prince Valley Rd. to Old Country Rd. to Fisher Rd.
Great Hollow Beach, from Rt. 6 to Great Hollow Road
Ryder Beach, Rt. 6 to Prince Valley Rd.to Old Country to Ryder Beach Rd.
Boat launching facilities at Pamet Harbor on Depot Rd. There is a nominal charge for ramp use. Contact Harbor Master for further information (508) 349-2555
The oldest golf course on Cape Cod, Highland Links overlooks the ocean from high bluffs in North Truro. Highland Links is a 9-hole, par 36 course, open to the public. A pro shop, snack bar, power and hand cart rentals, lessons and club rentals are available. For more information or to reserve your tee time call (508) 487-9201.