Discover Buzzards Bay

It’s your Bay, so get outside and enjoy it! From hiking and biking to fishing and paddling, you can discover Buzzards Bay at dozens of parks, trails, and beaches near you. Explore your favorite outdoor spot with friends and family, or attend an outdoor event and try a new adventure. Whatever your fancy, you’ll find it here on Buzzards Bay.

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Things To Do This Fall

24 places to enjoy fall foliage

As the air grows chill and fall puts on its most vibrant colors, here are two dozen places to get outside and enjoy the best of autumn.

17 picturesque places to picnic around Buzzards Bay

What better way is there to take advantage of autumn's cool, bright days than enjoying a meal al fresco? These beaches, parks, riverbanks, and more are a wonderful place for a picnic this fall.

How to hike the Falmouth Moraine Trail

Looking for a challenge this fall? Hike Falmouth's 9-mile Moraine Trail through the hills, valleys, and giant rocks left behind by a glacier over 15,000 years ago.

12 after-school walks to take with your kids

After a long day sitting in a classroom, kids can usually use some fresh air. A quick jaunt from your children’s schoolyard will take you to beaches, farms, forests, and parks where your family can let loose and connect with nature.

Things To Do

Places To Go This Fall

The Sawmill

At the edge of New Bedford’s urban North End sits The Sawmill, a 19-acre former lumber yard on the Acushnet River.

Peterson Farm

Discover one of Cape Cod’s oldest farms at Peterson Farm in Falmouth, a working farm with grazing sheep alongside miles of trails through fields and forest.

Douglas S. Westgate Conservation Area

If you want to explore a classic Wareham landscape, Westgate Conservation Area is an ideal spot.

Upcoming Events

Mindful Meditation
Wed, November 21
9:00AM - 11:00AM
Wildlands Trust,
Plymouth
Post Feast Waddle
Fri, November 23
10:00AM - 1:00PM
Wildlands Trust,
Plymouth

Featured Adventures

8 coastal farms around Buzzards Bay you can explore

Sheep farms, hayfields, dairy pastures, vegetable patches, orchards – there are numerous farms, both working and retired, where you can take in some fresh air and absorb the area's rich agricultural history on a walk.

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17 picturesque places to picnic around Buzzards Bay

A picnic in nature is a great way to spend time outdoors with the ones you love.

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How to take your kids freshwater fishing around Buzzards Bay

The many habitats around Buzzards Bay are perfect for getting your kids hooked on safe, responsible, and fun fresh water angling.

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