Outdoor Adventure

Captain John Whale Watching & Fishing Tours
Town Wharf Plymouth
Plymouth , MA 02360
Phone: 508-746-2643

Captain John Whale Watching & Fishing Tours & Provincetown Fast Ferry

New England's largest Whale Watch Fleets guarantees whale sightings as you cruise Cape Cod Bay in comfort. Climate-controlled main cabin & full galley service.
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Dead of Night Ghost Tours
70 Water Street
Plymouth, MA 02360
Phone: 508-866-5111

Dead of Night Ghost Tours

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Come push aside the cobwebs and join Dead of Night Ghost Tours on an exciting and truly unforgettable evening of ghosts and history on one of their four tour options - a Twilight Lantern Ghost Tour, a Combination Tour that grants access to two historic haunted houses, a Sunset Cemetery Tour, or an overnight paranormal investigation! Read more about Dead of Night Ghost Tours

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DropZone Plymouth - Aerial Adventure Park
9 Meadow Park Road (Across from Plymouth Airport)
Plymouth, MA 02360
Phone: 508-958-9323

DropZone Plymouth - Aerial Adventure Park

Featuring:
Zip Lines - 400 ft. side by side with a friend
High Ropes Obstacle Course - Test Yourself
Step off the tower on our "Quick Jump" Free fall
40 ft. Climbing Wall - Compete for the best time
Race Track for Remote Control Cars/Trucks
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Billington Sea Kayak
41 Branch Point Road
Plymouth, MA 02360
Phone: 508-746-5644

Billington Sea Kayak

Enjoy a few hours or a full-day kayaking or canoeing in one of New England’s most historic and sought after outdoor destinations. The beautiful Billington Sea in the heart of Plymouth, Massachusetts is only a five-minute drive from Downtown Plymouth and will take you to a picturesque environment featuring expansive shorelines, native wildlife, and an undisturbed eco-system. Read more about Billington Sea Kayak

Plymouth Bike Rentals
170 Water Street Village Landing Marketplace
Plymouth, MA 02360
Phone: 508-732-0120

Plymouth Bike Rentals

The town of Plymouth is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the New England region, with more than a dozen attractions including Plymouth Rock, a full-scale replica of the Mayflower, a re-creation of the Pilgrims' 1627 settlement, the nation's oldest public museum, a reconstructed 1636 grist mill and six historic houses.  Since many sites are within easy biking distance of each othe Read more about Plymouth Bike Rentals

Plymouth Cruises Aboard Lobster Tales
9 Town Wharf
Plymouth, MA 508-746-5342

Plymouth Cruises Aboard Lobster Tales

Whether you choose a Lobster Excursion, Pirate Cruise, Ice Cream Sundae Cruise, Wine Cruise or Harbor Tour, be assured that the experience will always be unique, interesting, educational and fun. Spanning across all age levels, with a variety of options, cruises sail rain or shine and may be privately chartered. Located within walking distance to Plymouth Rock, Mayflower II (under repair-due ba Read more about Plymouth Cruises Aboard Lobster Tales

The Plymouth Night Tour Paranormal Tour
120 R Water Street (at Remember Plymouth Gifts)
Plymouth, MA 02360
Phone: 508-927-2146

The Plymouth Night Tour Paranormal Tour

Explore America's oldest streets, alleyways, history, and haunts, on this 2 hour exploration of possible paranormal activity! Investigate with your guide on old Burial Hill, using the equipment you've seen on your favorite ghost hunting shows. (Cameras are welcome and greatly encouraged, as we never know what to expect!) Expertly researched, historically accurate, and always entertaining... Read more about The Plymouth Night Tour Paranormal Tour

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Neat Lady Fishing
200 Onset Avenue Onset Town Pier
Onset, MA 02558
Phone: 508-295-9402

Neat Lady Fishing

The Lady K will take you fishing where the action is! The Lady K is a 50' Atlantic, built entirely of fiberglass in 1986. She is powered by a single 6125 John Deere at producing 615 horse power which allows us to cruise at 14 KTS. The vessel is equipped with the latest in navigation and fish finding equipment. To provide our passengers with the best and safest day of fishing anyone can offer, our equipment is constantly being updated.  Read more about Neat Lady Fishing

Water Wizz
3031 Cranberry Highway Routes 6 & 28
Wareham, MA 02538
Phone: 508-295-3255

Water Wizz

It’s family fun for everyone at Southern New England’s only water park.... Water Wizz!  Surfs always up at Muscle Beach Wave pool. Get wet ‘n’ wild at Captain Kid’s Island! Or just relax on the Lazy River. For the more adventurous, take the Pirates Plunge, challenge yourself on Squid Row or fly down Hurricane Hill.  Make sure you check out our two newest rides....Thunder Falls and Devils Peak...they are sure to be an adventure!  Best of all ride the slides just like the movie stars did in Grown Ups and The Way Way Back!!! Read more about Water Wizz

Myles Standish State Forest
Cranberry Rd.
South Carver , MA 02360
Phone: 508-866-2526

Myles Standish State Forest

Sprawling across the southern sections of Plymouth and Carver, Myles Standish State Forest is the largest publicly owned recreation area in southeastern Massachusetts. More than 470 campsites are tucked in the forest or set along the edges of four of the park's 16 ponds. Two visitor use areas offer picnicking, swimming, fishing, canoeing. Read more about Myles Standish State Forest

Plymouth Cruises Aboard Lobster Tales
9 Town Wharf
Plymouth, MA 02360
Phone: 508-746-5342

Lobster Excursions

Harvesting lobsters from the sea has always been an important part of New England's culture. This hour long calm water cruise provides a hands-on approach to seeing how lobsters are harvested from their natural environment. Read more about Lobster Excursions

Heritage Museum & Gardens Adventure Park
67 Grove Street
Sandwich, MA 02563
Phone: 508-866-0199

The Adventure Park at Heritage

Develop skills, endurance, and confidence through a fun and memorable treetop adventure. Appropriate for ages 7 and up, this aerial forest adventure is exciting and safe for all participants. Read more about The Adventure Park at Heritage

Edaville USA
5 Pine Street
Carver, MA
Phone: 508-866-8190

Edaville USA

Featuring Pumpkins Aglow in October (Fri-Sun) and the Annual Festival of Lights, November-January when during the Christmas season, Edaville is transformed into a winter wonderland of holiday delights!  Passengers can relax comfortably in warm and dry coaches while riding through a spectacular holiday setting featuring an explosion of lights.  Kids of all ages will enjoy an array of vintage amusement rides and a visit with Santa in one of the indoor play areas. Kids can also enjoy the Edaville Express: Where's Santa? Train. Check it out here: http://www.edaville.com/events/edaville-express-wheres-santa-5pm-train

NEW! Massachusetts Resident Rate is $27 per person with a valid MA id for each adult guest!! The Mass resident tickets MUST be purchased onsite at our ticket booths, and the MA resident tickets are NOT available online.  Each adult must have a valid MA id to get the Mass resident rate.

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Sauchuk’s Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch
200 Center Street
Plympton, MA 02367
Phone: 781-585-1522

Sauchuk’s Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch

Sauchuk’s Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch is located in beautiful Plympton, Massachusetts about 30 miles south of Boston and a few miles west of Plymouth. Situated on over 100 acres of productive farmland, Sauchuk's is nestled among the cranberry bogs and horse farms of this rural town.  Take a trip to Corny's today! Read more about Sauchuk’s Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch

Plymouth MA

Hike Plymouth! Hiking Books

In addition to the historical sites, Plymouth and the South Shore are peppered with scenic ponds, pine forests, pine barrens, cranberry bogs, and beaches. Hiking trails crisscross many areas. Especially noteworthy are Myles Standish State Forest, southwest of Plymouth, and the Pine Hills, southern Plymouth, which includes the highest point, 395 ft., in Plymouth County. Read more about Hike Plymouth! Hiking Books

Plymouth Cruises Aboard Lobster Tales
9 Town Wharf
Plymouth, MA
Phone: 508-746-5342

Pirate Cruises

If you're up for an adventure, climb aboard for a swashbuckling good time! Battle the enemy pirate ship using mighty water cannons, help the crew win back the stolen treasure and celebrate with music, song and dance.
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Plimoth Plantation
137 Warren Avenue
Plymouth, MA 02360
Phone: 508-746-1622

Plimoth Plantation

Located three miles south of Plymouth Center, Plimoth Plantation is a living history museum dedicated to telling the history of Plymouth Colony from the perspective of both the Pilgrims and the Native Wampanoag people. The museum is a Smithsonian Institution Affiliate that includes the Wampanoag Homesite, 17th-Century English Village, Craft Center, Plimoth Bread Company, Plimoth Grist Mill and Mayflower II (under repair-due back in 2019), a full-scale reproduction of the original ship that sailed to Plymouth in 1620. The Plantation Visitor Center offers an indoor gallery exhibit, Cinema, and the Patuxet Café, serving delicious New England fare. Browse their award-winning museum shops for unique, historically-inspired items.  Read more about Plimoth Plantation

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Explore Natural Plymouth
204 Long Pond Road
Plymouth, MA 02360
Phone: 774-773-9982

Explore Natural Plymouth

EXPLORE Natural Plymouth connects visitors and residents to the forests, farms, wetlands, waterways and habitats of America’s Home Town by establishing a network of destinations and events that celebrate its ecological heritage and natural beauty.  EXPLORE Natural Plymouth is a coalition of nonprofit organizations, government agencies and private businesses dedicated to this effort. Read more about Explore Natural Plymouth

North River Wildlife Sanctuary
2000 Main Street
Marshfield, MA 02050
United States
Phone: 781-837-9400

Mass Audubon presents: South Shore Explorations: Duxbury’s Hidden Gems

Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 9:00am to 1:00pm

Explore some of the South Shore’s hidden pockets of striking beauty with us. We will head out in vans together, guided by a spirit of curiosity and adventure, to visit some of the vital conservation properties in Duxbury. We will visit a number of both new and old acquisitions that highlight diverse ecosystems – celebrating winter’s offerings from forest, field, marsh, bay, and thicket. Sessions are appropriate for all ages. Plan on some short walks and bring a picnic.
Preregistration is required and can be completed on the weblink.
$15/$12 member adult; $11/$8 member child

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Windmill Point Boathouse
185 Main Street
Hull, MA
United States
Phone: 781-925-5433

39th Annual Snow Row

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Registration: 9:30-11am - Coxswains' Meeting: 11:15am - Race Start: 12 Noon
Share in the excitement of the wild, one-of-a-kind LeMans-style start, unpredictable weather, and huge gathering of gorgeous boats and athletes (over 100 boats participating!) entirely within view of the Boathouse. Visit the weblink for updated information.

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North River Wildlife Sanctuary
2000 Main Street
Marshfield, MA 02050
United States
Phone: 781-837-9400

Maple Sugaring Celebration

Saturday, March 4, 2017 - 9:00am to 11:00am

Join in the fun at the North River Wildlife Sanctuary, as we celebrate the sugar maple tree and all that it provides us. Participate in outdoor stations that explore maple trees and tree tapping throughout history, tap a tree, and sample different grades of syrup and maple sugar with silver dollar pancakes. This fun and interactive program has something for all ages.

Registration is required. Visit the weblink or call to register.

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Oliver Mill Park
Nemasket Street Across from KOA
Middleboro, MA 02346
United States

4th Annual Herring Run Festival

Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 10:00am to Sunday, April 9, 2017 - 4:00pm

Held 10am-4pm both days!

Massachusetts’ Herring Run in is one of the most spectacular natural resources in New England. Join local residents, businesses and artisans in a celebration of this natural resource.
Featuring Food & Games, Exhibits, Demonstrations, Music, Fine Art & Lots of Herring!
The Oliver Estate will be opening for tours for the first time ever, each day from 10am-1pm! There will also be Spinning, Cooking, Blacksmith, Tavern & Music with special guest Paul Revere!

Free parking at KOA at 438 Plymouth Street, Middleborough

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Heritage Gardens & Museum
67 Grove Street
Sandwich, MA 02563
United States
Phone: 508-866-0199

Opening Days at Heritage Museum & Gardens & The Adventure Park

Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 10:00am

Heritage opens for our 48th season with the opening of special exhibit Painted Landscapes: Contemporary Views. This special exhibit features works by Edward Hopper, Paul Resika,  April Gornik, and 44 other premier American contemporary landscape painters in a range of styles and approaches which, when taken together, form an intimate and startlingly beautiful collection that challenges our notion of landscape painting and addresses what the genre is today. Guest curated by Lauren Della Monica.

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Heritage Museums & Gardens
67 Grove Street
Sandwich, MA 02563
United States
Phone: 508-888-3300

Rhododendron Festival

Saturday, May 27, 2017 to Sunday, June 4, 2017

Thousands of world-famous rhododendrons in over 100 varieties and an explosion of color cover 100 acres with spectacular blooms. Enjoy a peaceful walk surrounded by walls of flowers, learn more about Heritage’s storied rhododendron legacy, participate in activities with horticulture experts, and take one of these signature plants home with you from the special plant sale.

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Heritage Museum & Gardens
67 Grove Street
Sandwich, MA
United States
Phone: 508-888-3300 x175

Father's Day at Heritage Museum & Gardens

Sunday, June 18, 2017 - 10:00am to 5:00pm

Bring the family for a special day spent together strolling through the gardens, exploring Heritage’s exhibits Painted Landscapes: Contemporary Views, Driven to Collect and The Heritage Collection, playing in Hidden Hollow, enjoying a ride on the vintage carousel, and making memories that will last a lifetime. The Magnolia Café will be open for lunch, drinks and desserts, or pack a lunch and enjoy a picnic in the gardens. Free admission to Heritage for all dads!

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Plymouth Harbor
Water Street Brewer's Marine
Plymouth, MA 02360
United States
Phone: 508-812-2020

6th Annual Bass & Blue Fishing Tournament & Seafood Event

Saturday, July 15, 2017 to Sunday, July 16, 2017

The Plymouth 400 Bass and Blue event supports the organization’s primary goals of enhancing tourism and economic development and promoting cultural and civic engagement, while also raising awareness of the organization and its Partners.
Join us for a weekend of family-friendly competition!
Please visit the weblink for updated information on this year's event on July 15th & 16th!

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Scituate Harbor
Jericho Road Beach
Scituate, MA
United States
Phone: 781-545-4000

49th Annual Heritage Days Festival

Friday, August 4, 2017 to Sunday, August 6, 2017

Each year, with the help of many volunteers, the Scituate Chamber of Commerce proudly presents Scituate Heritage Days. The annual event combines live music and entertainment, artisan crafts, kid’s activities and historical site visits for one of the South Shore’s biggest and most anticipated outdoor events of the summer. Combines live music and entertainment, artisan crafts, kid’s activities and historical site visits for one of the South Shore’s biggest and most anticipated outdoor events of the summer.

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Edaville USA
5 Pine Street
Carver, MA 02330
United States
Phone: 508-866-8190
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Not So Spooky Halloween

Sunday, October 1, 2017 to Sunday, October 29, 2017

Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and Monday Oct. 9 from 10am - 8pm
Edaville Family Theme Park's first annual "Not So Spooky Halloween." Guests are encouraged to dress up in their favorite costumes and head on over for a full day of kid friendly, parent approved trick or treating at every ride!  FEATURING big kid rides, little kid rides, family rides, COME HAVE THE TIME OF YOUR LIVES! Admission includes Thomas Land, Dino Land, all rides & attractions.

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