Beaches and boat tours. Hiking trails and campgrounds. Minor league baseball and golf galore. Stocked with variety (inland or close to the ocean), South of Boston is a perfect escape for outdoor enthusiasts.
Take a dip at Horseneck Beach. Enjoy the fine sand of Nantasket. Many of New England's most beautiful beaches are right here on Plymouth and Buzzard's Bays.
By the lakes of Massasoit State Park or in the woods of Myles Standish State Forest, get closer to nature at any of the hundreds of campsites here.
For information about fishing in Massachusetts, please visit Mass Wildlife.
With nearly 40 different courses and the Massachusetts Golf Museum in the area, even the most avid golfer will be thrilled with the options.
With cheering fans and nerve-wracking plays, there's really nothing like live sports. Check out the Brockton Rox, and get close to the action at a minor league baseball game.
Vast woodland at Myles Standish State Forest. Estuaries at Horseneck Beach Reservation. Enjoy all that nature has to offer at more than a dozen state parks and forests.
There aren't many better ways to enjoy the endless choices for water sports than getting out on the water. Pros and amateurs alike can enjoy the fun with canoe and kayak rentals and instruction.
The rich whaling history South of Boston could consume a whole trip for history buffs. Take a whale-watching tour and experience the excitement of these majestic animals in person.
Cobblestone streets, historic buildings and beautiful marinas await you in this city rich with seafaring lore.Find: Lodging | Attractions
Go to the beach or take in some art. Duxbury is a South Shore gem in any weather.Find: Lodging | Attractions
This small city is home to Horseneck Beach State Reservation and Campground, where the beaches are fine and camping is fun for the whole family.Find: Lodging | Attractions
It's more than the history of whaling ??? it's a taste of life in the era of big ships and high adventure. Learn more>>
See the legendary site where Pilgrim life began in America. It's a fun outdoor attraction for the whole family. Learn more>>
Get a fascinating look at the growth and harvesting of cranberries, a vital part of Massachusetts agriculture. Learn more>>
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