Ahoy fellow sailors (and kite flyers),
Save the date of Sunday August 28! We are having a picnic and kite flying event on Spectacle Island ! (and it won’t rain!). Same format as last year – pot luck. Bring your boat or take a ferry.
Note: At the time of this posting, the docks on Spectacle Island were closed for construction. Check again for updates before the date of the picnic.
Boston Harbor Islands: Ferry and Mooring
The ferry from Boston runs 3 times in the AM @10:30, 11:00 and 12:30 with returns at 2:30 and 4:30 and costs
$17 Adult / $12 Senior / $10 Child.
There are a number of moorings (12) that are free but are first come first serve, or you can reserve space on the dock for $$.
The Winthrop Ferry summer schedule now includes trips to Spectacle Island!
Rate (one way): $8.50 Adult, $6.50 Senior,
Children under 10: Free
Leave Winthrop at 10:20. Arrive at Spectacle Island at 11:15.
Leave Spectacle at 3:00 PM. Arrive in Winthrop at 3:25.
Parking is available at the Town Landing.
Town of Winthrop Ferry Online Schedule and Reservations
Winthrop Town Landing, Parking
707 Shirley Street, Winthrop, MA 02152