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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  • Historic Deerfield, Deerfield

  • Boston Harborwalk

  • Rose F. Kennedy Greenway, Boston

  • Cider Hill Farm, Amesbury

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  • Canterbury Farm Nordic Center +
    16 saves

    Canterbury Farm Nordic Center

    Becket

  • Arcadian Shop +
    15 saves

    Arcadian Shop

    Lenox

  • UMass Lowell Kayak Center +
    14 saves

    UMass Lowell Kayak Center

    Lowell

  • HG October Mountain Estate +
    12 saves

    HG October Mountain Estate

    Lenox

  • Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge +
    11 saves

    Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge

    Sudbury

  • Great Freedom Adventures Bike Tours +
    11 saves

    Great Freedom Adventures Bike Tours

    Ipswich

  • Jumptown Skydiving Center +
    11 saves

    Jumptown Skydiving Center

    Orange

  • Mass Audubon - Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary +
    11 saves

    Mass Audubon - Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary

    Easthampton

  • NQTA ~ North Quabbin Trails Association +
    9 saves

    NQTA ~ North Quabbin Trails Association

    Orange

  • Berkshire East Ski Area +
    8 saves

    Berkshire East Ski Area

    Charlemont

  • Breakheart Reservation +
    6 saves

    Breakheart Reservation

    Saugus

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

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

    Hyannis

  • Ride Noho, Inc. +
    4 saves

    Ride Noho, Inc.

    Florence

  • Ski Butternut Ski Area +
    4 saves

    Ski Butternut Ski Area

    Great Barrington

  • Boston Bass Adventures +
    3 saves

    Boston Bass Adventures

    Boston

  • Camp Wild Child +
    3 saves

    Camp Wild Child

    Mount Washington

  • Charley's Charters / Fishing and Sightseeing +
    3 saves

    Charley's Charters / Fishing and Sightseeing

    Gloucester

  • Boundless Adventures +
    2 saves

    Boundless Adventures

    Berlin

  • Lure, LLC +
    2 saves

    Lure, LLC

    Boston

  • Mike's Maze +
    2 saves

    Mike's Maze

    Sunderland

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