Protected by a scenic granite storm wall, Gloucester’s Lanes Cove is a popular spot for docking boats, snorkeling, scuba diving and kayaking.
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North Shore MA Things To Do
True to its name, Long Beach offers up amazing views of the Atlantic and historic Thacher Island along its broad stretch of coastline that borders both Gloucester MA and Rockport MA.
Gloucester’s 25-acre Magnolia Woods are home to seven soccer fields and a softball field, making it a perfect location for an impromptu game of Wiffle ball, soccer, or any sport requiring open space.
Adjacent to Manchester-by-the-Sea’s harbor, Masconomo Park features a community bandstand, little league baseball field, children’s playground and a large number of seating areas, both in the park proper and overlooking the harbor.
Marblehead’s Memorial Park is a small .32-acre parcel of land honoring the Marblehead residents who died at war.
Located across the street from Rockport’s Front Beach, Mill Brook Meadow Park is a lovely little area that is perfect for picnicking, relaxing, and feeding the occasional duck.
Coastal cuisine that highlights fresh, local seafood and contemporary sushi with creative flair.
Located just across the street from Endicott College, Beverly MA’s Mingo Beach is a quiet spot to unwind and let your stress slip away.
From the mansions dotting Gloucester’s Eastern Point to the silhouette of Boston directly across the horizon, few beaches can match the raw beauty of the views one gets while at Niles Beach.