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Boston Duck Tours3 Locations, $$$
Mon, April 1, 2024  -  Tue, October 29, 2024   
Tour Boston in an authentic, renovated World War II amphibious landing vehicle. The DUCK tours the city by both land and water. Great for kids and visitors.
Ferry Service to Spectacle IslandBoston, $$
Sat, May 18, 2024  -  Mon, October 7, 2024   
Looking to head out and explore the outdoors this weekend? You can take a ferry to Spectacle Island to spend some time on the beach, hike the North Drumlin, and enjoy panoramic views of Boston on your trip.
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Community Boating Kayak, Stand-Up Paddleboard RentalsBoston, $$
Wed, May 22, 2024  -  Sun, September 22, 2024   
Community Boating also offers a variety watercraft rentals from kayaks to paddleboards to enjoy a view the great city of Boston from an angle rarely seen.
CraneOutdoors: Sunset Kayak in the Crane Wildlife RefugeIpswich, $$
Fri, May 24, 2024  -  Sat, August 31, 2024   
On this outing into the heart of the Crane Wildlife Refuge, we will be paddling in the protected waters of one of the most scenic sections of the Great Marsh.
CraneOutdoors: Kayak Adventure on the Castle Neck RiverIpswich, $$
Sat, May 25, 2024  -  Sat, August 31, 2024   
One of the best was to enjoy the natural beauty of the Massachusetts North Shore is kayaking the placid waters of the Great Marsh—the largest continuous stretch of salt marsh in New England.
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Guide to Boston Spray Parks & Wading PoolsBoston, Free
Sat, June 1, 2024  -  Tue, September 3, 2024   
Summertime in Boston means it's time splash in spray parks! There's plenty of free water fun to be had all around the city, and we've rounded up some of our favorite spots.
Westport's Tough Kids Challenge 2024Westport, $
Sun, June 9, 2024  -  Sun, June 9, 2024   
Join us for a 1/2 mile obstacle course designed for ages 4 and up. This will keep long time runners challenged as well as allowing family and friends to better see their runners in action!
Summer Solstice Swim & S’moresWestwood, $
Thu, June 20, 2024  -  Thu, June 20, 2024   
Open swim with lifeguards will take place from 5–7:15 PM, followed by a campfire and s'mores on the beach. We are offering a tour of Hale's Family and Community Program sites at 6 PM.
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Frog Pond Spray Fountain Opening Day CelebrationBoston, Free
Tue, June 25, 2024   
Frog Pond opens for the summer season on the Boston Common. Families will enjoy giveaways, games, refreshments, and more.
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Frog Pond & Spray FountainBoston, Free
Tue, June 25, 2024  -  Mon, September 2, 2024   
The City of Boston welcomes the children of Boston back to cool down in the summer heat on Boston Common as the Frog Pond reopens for summer activities.
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