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 Winter

14 peaceful pond walks to discover this winter

There’s something special about ponds – they’re vibrant, reflective pools chirping with species in summer and icy, peaceful havens in winter.

14 birds to watch for on Buzzards Bay this winter

With winter upon us, look out for a variety of unusual birds migrating down the coast during the chilly months.

5 scenic cranberry bog walks in the Buzzards Bay region

The glow of bright scarlet berries and rusty red leaves in local cranberry bogs make them a beautiful place to go for a walk.

8 coastal farms around Buzzards Bay you can explore

Take in some fresh air, and absorb this area's rich agricultural history, on a walk around a working or retired local farm.

Things To Do

Places To Go This Winter

Gooseberry Island

Explore nature, history, and spectacular coastal beauty along the rugged shores of Gooseberry Island in Westport.

Nasketucket Bay State Reservation

Nasketucket Bay State Reservation's 200 acres of coastal forests in Mattapoisett are a treasure for all ages.

Beebe Woods

Explore Falmouth’s fascinating glacial past at Beebe Woods, a 400-acre swath of protected forest near Woods Hole.

Upcoming Events

Seal & Seabird Cruise
Sat, January 26
10:00AM - 11:30AM
Patriot Boats,
Falmouth
Snowshoe Walk
Sat, January 26
10:00AM
Location TBD,
Marion
Winter Morning Out Hike at Myles Standish
Sat, January 26
7:45AM - 10:45AM
Myles Standish State Forest,
Carver

Featured Adventures

52 new places to explore around Buzzards Bay in the new year

Set a resolution to discover one of these 52 places each week in the new year. We bet there's many spots on this list you've never explored!

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15 spots around Buzzards Bay to watch the sunrise

With an abundance of east-facing coastline, Buzzards Bay has some outstanding sunrise spots where the morning colors are reflected and magnified by ocean waters, still ponds, and quiet bays.

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13 scenic cranberry bog walks in the Buzzards Bay region

Nothing says fall in the Buzzards Bay region like the red of a cranberry bog, whether bright scarlet with berries or rusty with changing leaves. Check out one of these 13 spots and enjoy the view!

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