Attention:

Ferry service is currently running between Boston and Spectacle Island.  Click here for schedule and ticketing.

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

Georges, Peddocks, Lovells, Grape, and Bumpkin Islands are accessible by recreational vessel only.

Camping and reservations for the Boston Harbor Islands are suspended for the duration of the 2020 season.

Worlds End is now open by advance reservation only.

Thompson Island is closed to the public until further notice.

Most DCR park areas and facilities are now open.  Click here to learn more about how to safely enjoy time outside.

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

Winter Wildlife Cruise

Grab your camera and join park rangers and local naturalists to observe animals who make their wintertime home in Boston Harbor and around the outer Harbor Islands.

Hop aboard a (heated) high speed ferry and discover how alive the harbor is in the winter months. Guest naturalists include representatives from the National Park Service, New England Aquarium and Mass Audubon. Ferry features ample indoor seating and refreshments available for purchase.  Boarding begins at 10:30 AM at Long Wharf.

Pricing: $30 adults / $15 kids / $25 seniors

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