Some park access has changed due to current health regulations around COVID-19.


All camping and reservations for DCR properties have been suspended until further notice.

Deer Island park areas are temporarily closed to public access.

Worlds End is now open by advance reservation only.

Webb Memorial parking lot is closed until further notice.

Thompson Island is closed to the public until further notice.


Most DCR park areas remain open for passive recreation.  Click here to learn more about how to safely enjoy time outside.


Activities, ranger tours, and most programs are included with your ferry ticket.

boat + bike Hingham

Join us for a boat ride from Boston to Hingham followed a guided 10-mile ride to World's End.

Join Boston Harbor Now’s “Ferry Faerie” (Director of Planning, Alice Brown) for a ferry ride from downtown Boston to Hewitt’s Cove in Hingham then take a 10-mile bike ride to World’s End (one of the 34 Boston Harbor Islands) for a picnic dinner, through the town center for ice cream, and back to the ferry. Enjoy beautiful views of the harbor and a chance to explore new places.

Start: meet at 5:05 at Rowes Wharf (boat departs at 5:20)

End: will return to Long Wharf at 9:05pm

Price: $30

What’s included:

  • Round trip ferry ride to Hingham and back to Boston
  • Ice cream at Nona’s Homemade
  • Guided bike tour of Hingham and World’s End

What you should bring:

  • A bike!
  • Bike helmet
  • Bike lights (for when the sun sets)
  • Water bottle
  • An extra layer (jacket, etc.) because it’s usually cooler on the water
  • Picnic dinner (we’ll stop to eat and socialize at World’s End, followed by ice cream)

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