Park Alert

Ferries to Georges Island are suspended through Tuesday, June 25, due to waterline repairs. Ferries to Spectacle Island and Peddocks Island will operate on the regular summer season schedule.


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Temporary Ban on All Open Flame and Charcoal Fires at Massachusetts State Parks

Boston Harbor Now

Effective immediately, and continuing until further notice, the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) will implement a temporary ban on all open flame and charcoal fires across the entire Massachusetts State Parks System in an effort to prevent wildland fires due to severe drought conditions. During the temporary ban, small portable propane grills are still allowed at campgrounds and recreation areas where grilling is permitted. 

WHERE:       Entire Massachusetts State Parks System 

WHEN:          Tuesday, August 23, 2022 – until further notice

Open Flame Ban 2022


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