Cross-country skiing and snowshoeing opportunities don’t come along too often on the South Coast, so when the snow piles up, you don’t want to miss the opportunity to dust off the skis or snowshoes and go explore the beauty and peace of the woods in winter.
When the days grow short, nature offers consolation: an amazing light show that takes place every clear evening. It’s a display that can inspire awe and impart a sense of peace for those who take the time to look. And best of all, it’s free, apart from the psychic cost of venturing out into the chill of the evening.
The leaves have fallen, the weather is turning chilly, and you’ve replaced your shorts and T-shirt for pants and a parka – but that’s no reason to hang up your fishing pole.
With a sandy beach, bike path, and fishing pier, Fort Taber Park offers sweeping Buzzards Bay views steeped in history.
A natural oasis hidden in the North End of New Bedford, Flora B. Peirce Nature Trail takes visitors on a tour of forest life.