FREE Boston Light Family Harbor Cruise, Boston, MA

Trip dates: Monday, September 16, 2019 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Join AMC Family Outings and Save the Harbor/Save the Bay for a free Hasrbor cruise to Boston LIghthouse Monday evening September 16. The cruise departs from the World Trade Center dock on the Provincetown II at 5:30 pm and returns to Boston at 7:30 pm. Boston Light is a lighthouse located on Little Brewster Island in outer Boston Harbor. We'll spend a few hours aboard the Provincetown II with wheelhouse narration about the history of the Boston Harbor Cleanup and the Boston Light Station by harbor historian David Coffin. Current lightkeeper Sally Snowman will also be on board to answer questions about manning this historic lighthouse.

You need to be at the dock by 5:15 pm for check in and boarding. The boat will depart promptly at 5:30pm.
For Directions: https://baystatecruisecompany.com/directions/. Drinks and snacks are available for purchase on board the Provincetown II (cash only) or you are welcome to bring your own. We will not disembark at the lighthouse, but rather will be cruising around the Harbor. For questions contact Jeanne Blauner, jablauner@comcast.net, 978-202-5606.

Testimonials

  • "Visiting Boston Light was one of the most picturesque and serene things I have seen in my life. Every angle and view is beautiful. You can see the Boston skyline and boats out in the harbor and neighboring islands."
Directions:

The cruise departs from the World Trade Center dock on the Provincetown II. Directions: https://baystatecruisecompany.com/directions/

Trip details

Trip region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Trip state: 
MA
Leader: 
Jeanne Blauner jablauner@comcast.net (978-202-5606)

Jeanne has led trips for 45+ years for summer camps, college outings, Sierra Club, and AMC, among others. Jeanne is Past Chair AMC Boston Family Outings and a YOP (Youth Opportunities Program) trained leader with Advanced Wilderness First Aid Training. Jeanne leads hiiking, backpacking, XC Ski, snowshoe, and canoe trips, among others. Jeanne also leads for AMC Adventure Travel, having led to Switzerland, Peru (Machu Picchu), and Morocco and has trips coming up to New Zealand and Fiji/Tonga.

Trip location: 
World Trade Center Dock, Boston, MA
Keywords: 
FREE Boston Light Family Harbor Cruise, Boston, MA
Status: 
Open
Trip country: 
USA
Trip difficulty: 
Easy

Audiences

Families
Run until filled: 
No

Registration

Registration required: 
Yes

Fees

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Fee includes: 
FREE, but recommend bringing snacks :)

Special types

Happenings: 
No
X Happenings: 
No
Volunteer: 
No
Instruction: 
No
First timers: 
Yes
Conservation: 
No
New members: 
Yes
Advance notice: 
No
Special notice: 
No
Creation date: 
2019-09-05 22:31:48.0
Last updated: 
2019-09-06 11:57:27.607