2017 Aug 26 Sat Spectacle Island Picnic & Kite Flying

Ahoy fellow sailors (and kite flyers),

Save the date of Sunday August 26! 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.

Boston Harbor Islands: Ferry and Mooring

Boston Harbor Islands

Boston Harbor Islands

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 $$.

For full details see:
Boston Harbor Islands National & State Park
bostonharborislands.org/…/FAQS

 

Winthrop Ferry

Winthrop Ferry Valkrie

Winthrop Ferry Valkyrie

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
town.winthrop.ma.us/town-winthrop-ferry

Winthrop Town Landing, Parking
707 Shirley Street, Winthrop, MA 02152
town.winthrop.ma.us/harbormaster-department/pages/town-landing-complex-0

Facebook:
Winthrop Ferry
facebook.com/TheWinthropFerry/
Friends of Winthrop Ferry
facebook.com/friendsofthewinthropferry/

Organizer: Kevin Sovie

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