Crab Hunt

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Sunday, August 18, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Gooseberry Island
Gooseberry Island
10 East Beach Rd.
Westport, MA 02790

What lives under the rocks on the shore? Find out at Gooseberry Island by searching the intertidal zone for creatures, seaweed, and more. Park interpreters from the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation will provide nets and buckets – or you can bring your own.

Please wear shoes that can get wet. No bare feet or flip-flops. Rain cancels most programs; call ahead to confirm. Meet at the Gooseberry Island parking lot by the gate.

Cost: Free

For more information:
Phone: (508) 636-8816
Category: Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation
Hosted By: Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation
Free EventKid-Friendly Event
Boy holding a hermit crab on the beach

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