Boston Harbor Islands National Park Area

Experience the great outdoors just minutes away from Boston at the Boston Harbor Islands National Park Area.  One of the country’s unique urban wildernesses and the largest recreation area in metro Boston, the Islands offer something for everyone.

What kind of explorer are you? 

Do you enjoy yoga on the beach, hiking along lush trails, or sharing a picnic with friends as you take in 360-degree views of the city’s skyline?

Are you an adventurer looking for a day of boating, kayaking, swimming, or hiking? Maybe you’re looking to fish, camp or nature-watch on both land and sea?

Or is history and culture your thing - enjoying Civil War era forts, jazz concerts, art exhibits, clambakes, and programs hosted by Park Rangers?

Experience metro Boston’s most spectacular recreation area.

Whatever you like to do, you need to come experience these “hidden” island gems as they showcase their individual histories, natural environments, amenities and events.

Start planning your visit today by checking out all the details at BostonHarborIslands.org.


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