Flat Water Paddling in Boston, MA
About Boston Flat Water Paddling
RootsRated explores the best flatwater paddling in Boston. From mellow rivers to lakes that stretch to the horizon, let our experts help you find the perfect place to paddle. Our destinations are chosen by outdoors experts who live and play in Boston, so you’re sure to find the top adventures and maybe even a few local secrets!
A tranquil oasis less than an hour from Boston, Plum Island is a gem of the north shore. Kayakers can enjoy a quiet paddle in the marsh on the protected inland side or explore the ocean side for a more dramatic experience.
A scenic urban river that offers many miles of flatwater paddling past colleges, forests, and views of Boston skyscrapers.
Home to the oldest lighthouse in the US, Civil War-era forts, and eerie manmade ruins, Boston's Harbor Islands offer up some fascinating recreational opportunities.
It may not be located at the base of a major mountain range, but Boston is actually quite the adventure town. Here are a few reasons why.
The best places to learn and enjoy SUP, or stand-up paddleboarding, in and around Boston, Massachusetts.
We've curated the season's four best trails near Boston, from family friendly to challenging, all popping with vibrant fall colors.
An epicenter for outdoor fun in Boston, the Charles River is a can't-miss spot for running, biking, paddling, sailing, and more.
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