You could practically spend your entire Massachusetts vacation outdoors. In the spring, fishing, camping, hiking, biking, and cheering on the Red Sox at historic Fenway Park. In the summer, soaking up the sun on gorgeous beaches, white water rafting, whale watching, putt sinking, ice cream eating, and still cheering on the Sox. In the fall, leaf peeping at the brilliant foliage; losing your voice at a Patriots game at Gillette Stadium; petting goats, picking apples and sipping cider at any number of picture perfect small farms; and yep, still cheering on the Sox. Think there are no outdoor activities in the winter? Think again. There’s skiing, riding and tubing at one of 12 fantastic ski areas; dog sledding; and ice fishing; all while heatedly discussing the spring prospects for the Sox, of course.

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  • Go Select Pass - Boston

    Boston

    Create your ideal Boston experience with the Go Select Pass. With Go Select, you can build a personalized pass that... more

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  • Old Town Trolley Tours of Boston

    Boston

    Fully narrated trolley tours of Boston with 17 stops and unlimited reboarding privileges all day, including FREE admission to the Old... more

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  • Boston Chinatown Tour

    Boston

    Affordable Boston Chinatown tour with insights from Show Yang, a native Chinese host. A great cultural learning and culinary experience. more

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  • Bay State Cruise Company

    Boston

    Fast and Tradtional Ferry service from Boston to Provincetown, Summer Music Cruises on Boston harbor, group/spousal tours, private charters/... more

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  • Boston Harbor Mini Speedboats, Inc.

    Boston

    Captain your own mini speedboat as you navigate Boston Harbor, see the many historical sites, the amazing skyline, all while... more

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  • Codzilla

    Boston

    Get ready for more thrills, more laughs and more speed than you ever imagined as you zip across the ocean... more

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  • Hestia Cruises

    Boston

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  • Appalachian Mountain Club

    Boston

    Seasonal hikes, nature walks, canoe trips, and ski outings. more

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  • Boston Harbor Sailing Charters

    Boston

    For over a dozen years, Captain Mike easygoing personal approach has introduced his guests from all walks of life from... more

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  • Boston SCUBA Inc.

    East Boston

    Boston SCUBA offers SCUBA classes & dive charters all year round. Located in East Boston, just across the harbor from... more

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  • Boston Seaport Boat Charters

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  • City Transportation/Colonial Tours

    Boston

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  • Eastern Mountain Sports

    Boston

    October 19, Fall Foliage Kayak Tour of the Charles River. Leaves at 9:00 am at Eastern Mountain Sports, 300 Needham St., Newton, MA.... more

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  • Joseph S. Kennedy Tours

    Boston

    Built in 1985, the fifty foot Joseph S. Kennedy was a Navy Utility Boat assigned to the U.S.S. Roosevelt.... more

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  • Massachusetts Bay Lines

    Boston

    Whale Watch Tours, Harbor Tours, Sunset Cruises, Music Cruises and Private Charters. 45 minute narrated harbor tours aboard replica steamship paddle... more

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  • Massachusetts Bay Lines Whale Watch

    Boston

    Four hour whale watch trips to Stellwagen Bank; departs daily from Rowes Wharf, Boston. Onboard naturalist and guaranteed sightings. more

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  • Odyssey Cruises

    Boston

    Savor creative appetizers and entrees prepared fresh onboard daily by our Executive Chef. Sample mouth-watering desserts. Dance to live music... more

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  • RunBoston Running Tours

    Boston

    RunBoston takes people on running tours of Boston and Cambridge. Our guides will take you on a scenic tour of... more

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  • Trapeze School New York, Boston

    Boston

    We are a flying trapeze school that offers classes, parties and events to the general public. Anyone can run away... more

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