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

10 hikes over 5 miles to explore in southeastern Massachusetts

If you think you need to travel to New Hampshire or western Massachusetts to go for a long hike, think again! The Buzzards Bay region is home to many trails that stretch for miles.

10 spectacular spots to watch the sunset over Buzzards Bay

Sunsets are beautiful all year long, but there’s something about the cool, clear air of fall that makes them especially great. Celebrate fall by watching the sun set over Buzzards Bay.

6 tips to enjoy the outdoors during hunting season

Hunting is permitted in many of the same places where people like to go hiking and walking. With proper awareness and some simple precautions, everybody can safely explore the outdoors.

Things To Do

Places To Go This Fall

Freetown-Fall River State Forest

For a true adventure in the woods, head to vast Freetown-Fall River State Forest, part of the Southeastern Massachusetts Bioreserve.

East Over Reservation

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

Bourne Sisters Woodland

Discover quiet, hilly woods that feel forgotten by time at Bourne Sisters Woodland in Bourne.

Upcoming Events

Mindfulness Walk: Little Buttermilk Bay Woods
Sat, December 16
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Little Buttermilk Bay Woods,
Bourne
Nature Discoveries
Sat, December 16
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Lloyd Center for the Environment,
Dartmouth

Featured Adventures

How to hike the Falmouth Moraine Trail

Here’s how you can hike the Falmouth Moraine Trail’s three sections — or the entire 9-mile trail if you’re up for an adventure!

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7 spooky Halloween walks to take in Southeastern Massachusetts

Because it’s fun to have a little bit of a scare around Halloween, visit one of these 7 spots around Southeastern Massachusetts for a great walk and a spooky story.

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11 places to explore in the Mattapoisett River Valley

From Snipatuit Pond to Mattapoisett Harbor, you can follow the course of the Mattapoisett River by taking a walk, paddle, boat trip, or picnic at these 11 places.

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