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.

Things To Do This Fall

13 scenic cranberry bog walks in the Buzzards Bay region

As the leaves change colors each autumn, local cranberry bogs glow red with ripe berries that float on the surface of flooded bogs, ready to be harvested.

10 bike paths around Buzzards Bay to ride, walk, jog, skate, or ski

These paved, well-marked paths provide everybody with safe places to get outside, whether you’re an avid adventurer or just learning how to ride.

7 spooky Halloween walks to take in Southeastern Massachusetts

Because it’s fun to have a little bit of a scare this time of year, visit one of these 7 spots around the Buzzards Bay region for a great walk and a spooky story.

How to explore the Assawompset Pond Complex

This network of conservation land around four stunning freshwater lakes is the perfect place for an autumn adventure.

Things To Do

Places To Go This Fall

Aucoot Woods: White Eagle Parcel

Explore a Marion cranberry bog that has been actively cultivated for over 80 years, with stunning views of woods and wetlands.

East Over Reservation

With fields, stone walls, and golden yellow barns, East Over Reservation is a reminder of Rochester’s rural character.

Beebe Woods

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

Upcoming Events

Evening Stroll in Beebe Woods
Wed, October 23
5:30PM - 7:00PM
Beebe Woods,
Falmouth
Itty Bitty Bay Explorers: Nature Yoga
Wed, October 23
10:00AM - 11:00AM
The Bogs,
Mattapoisett
Wareham Land Trust October Volunteer Trail Work Day
Thu, October 24
3:00PM - 5:00PM
Tweedy and Barnes Conservation Area,
Wareham

Featured Adventures

An expert’s guide to nature photography around Buzzards Bay

Greg Stone's images from his home town of Westport show time and time again that the best nature photos are those that “see the extraordinary in the ordinary,” as he puts it.

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How to explore the Assawompset Pond Complex

Take in woodland tranquility and abundant water views within the Assawompset Pond Complex, a system of conservation lands around five freshwater ponds in Lakeville, Middleborough, and Rochester.

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A guide to Buzzards Bay islands you can explore

Though they may not have palm trees or coconuts, these 12 islands around Buzzards Bay do have beautiful views, fascinating histories, and exciting adventures to take on.

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