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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  • Essex River Cruises & Charters +
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    Essex River Cruises & Charters

    Essex

  • UMass Lowell Kayak Center +
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    UMass Lowell Kayak Center

    Lowell

  • Great Freedom Adventures Bike Tours +
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    Great Freedom Adventures Bike Tours

    Ipswich

  • Ride Noho, Inc. +
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    Ride Noho, Inc.

    Florence

  • Cape Air & Nantucket Airlines - air service to Cape Cod & Islands +
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    Cape Air & Nantucket Airlines - air service to Cape Cod & Islands

    Hyannis

  • HG October Mountain Estate +
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    HG October Mountain Estate

    Lenox

  • White's Landing +
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    White's Landing

    Brookfield

  • Hilltown Wilderness Adventures +
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    Hilltown Wilderness Adventures

    West Chesterfield

  • The Nines festival +
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    The Nines festival

    Devens

  • Boston Lobster Tours

    Boston

    Come join us for an unforgettable excursion on board an authentic lobster boat, while we talk about the great history... more

    + 22 saves
  • Boston Pizza Tours

    Boston

    Got Pizza? Discover historic Boston slice by delicious slice! We're serving up Tasty, Fun & Educational walking tours, exploring Boston's... more

    + 19 saves
  • Cape Cod Scenic Tours

    Hyannis

    This full day tour of Beautiful Cape Cod will bring you to Lighthouses,windmills and sand dunes, while hearing about... more

    + 12 saves
  • Ward's Berry Farm

    Sharon

    Family-run farm and market. PYO strawberries, blueberries, peaches, raspberries and pumpkins in season. Hayrides in strawberry and pumpkin seasons. Year-round:... more

    + 10 saves
  • HarmonyTrails Horseback Riding

    Dalton

    Trail rides for the whole family. Beautiful trails terrain and views. Family friendly, pony rides for the very young. We... more

    + 9 saves
  • Pilgrim Belle Cruises

    Plymouth

    Cruise Plymouth Harbor in comfort aboard the Pilgrim Belle, an authentic Mississippi-style paddle wheeler! Enjoy the luxury of the Pilgrim... more

    + 9 saves
  • Deerfield Valley Canopy Tours

    Charlemont

    Our 3-hour-long zip line canopy tour leads adventurers on an aerial trek through the woods by means of 9 zip lines, 2... more

    + 7 saves
  • Balloon School of Massachusetts

    Brimfield

    Scenic hot-air balloon flights, instruction available, reservations required. more

    + 6 saves
  • Liberte, The Schooner

    Falmouth

    Three-masted stay sail-rigged schooner departing 3 times a day from Falmouth Harbor. A short history of the area will be given... more

    + 5 saves
  • Berkshire East Canopy Tours

    Charlemont

    Berkshire East Adventure Tours is offering the most exciting and #1 Zip Line tour in New England. Three levels of Zip... more

    + 4 saves
  • Mayflower Cranberries LLC

    Plympton

    "Be the Grower" experience is an opportunity to put on some waders and join the grower in the... more

    + 4 saves

Outdoor Adventure: It's all here

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