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Whales & Wildlife Weekend

Enjoy three days of photography, fun, and discovery as you explore wildlife at Stellwagen Bank and in Barnstable Harbor on board Cape Cod’s most modern whale watch boat and the Cape’s newest eco-tour boat. The workshop session is packed with state-of-the-art shooting tips and constructive critiques as you learn how to capture striking wildlife photos.

Where: Cape Cod Art Association, Barnstable

For: Adults & teens

Duration: 3-day weekend

When: June

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Extend your stay on  Cape Cod

 

The Salt Marsh and Songbirds Eco-Bike Tours

This three-day tour on Massachusetts’ North Shore include interpretive walks and cycling on Plum Island and the Crane Wildlife Refuge and are accompanied, in part, by a NOVA consultant. Guests birdwatch and learn about the ecology of a diverse habitat of barrier beaches, dunes, tidal salt marshes, mudflats, salt pannes, and coastal forests.

Where: Great Freedom Adventures, North Shore

For: Adults

Duration: 3-day weekend

When: May, June & October

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Extend your stay in North of Boston 

 

Island Idyll: Martha’s Vineyard Vacation Bike Tour

Meet a shellfish constable who demonstrates shellfish seeding and harvesting and teaches about efforts to preserve traditional shellfisheries. Discussions include innovative aquacultue technologies aimed at insuring a sustainable shellfish industry. Take a private walking tour of Edgartown to learn about island history from a local historian.

Where: Great Freedom Adventures, Martha’s Vineyard

For: Adults

Duration: 3-day weekend

When: May, July, and September

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Extend your stay in Martha’s Vineyard