Trip report

Peddocks Island in Boston Harbor Hike

Hiking/Walk DATE: 07/29/2012 - 07/29/2012

Trip/Event Location: Boston, MA

Trip Leader(s): emsinjp

Max # People: 10

Trip Guiding / Event Fee: No, I will not be asking participants for money

Difficulty Level: Moderate

With 210 acres Peddocks Island is one of the largest, most scenic and diverse islands in Boston Harbor.  Composed of five drumlins connected by tombolos (gravel/sand spits), the island is crossed

Driving directions to the location and spot to meet at:

We'll take the 10:00 a.m. ferry to Georges Island from Long Wharf North in Boston and return on the 4:30 p.m. ferry from Georges to Boston.  We will meet at 9:30 a.m. at Long Wharf North in front of the Boston's Best Cruises ticket kiosk.  For meeting location and directions, please view online at:

Round-trip ferry tickets to Georges Island will cost $15.00.  As weekends are busy with the ferries, you should purchase your tickets in advance online at:


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Outdoor Fitness Level: Moderate to Strenuous

Jamaica Plain, MA

United States

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United States

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Jamaica Plain, MA

United States
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Outdoor Fitness Level: Moderate to Strenuous

boston, MA

United States

Outdoor Fitness Level: Moderate to Strenuous

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United States
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