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Beginner Sea Kayaking

PARK CALENDAR

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Description

Paddle up! Try your hand at ocean-kayaking at Spectacle Island.

Join our staff for a short paddle in the waters surrounding Spectacle Island in Boston Harbor while leaning more about the island itself. First come, first serve, space is limited. Beginners can enjoy a ranger lesson on single person kayaks. Weather and ranger staffing permitting. Participants must be 12 years old, be able to swim, and fit in the life vests.

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When

  • 7/7/2013 - 8/27/2013 Mon,Wed @ 10:00 am; Length: 1 Hrs

Where:

Spectacle Island

Program Fee:

Free

Lessons are free; regular ferry fees apply.

Program Contact Information

Park Ranger
(617) 223-8666

Directions

Take the park ferry to this program.

During the summer season, park ferries depart frequently from Long Wharf, Boston; Hingham Shipyard; and Pemberton Point, Hull. We suggest arriving at the dock at least 30 minutes prior to departure to allow time for ticketing and boarding. Regular ferry fees apply.

Sponsor:

Massachusetts Department of Conservation & Recreation

Additional Sponsor(s):

Boston Harbor Island Alliance