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Peddock's Island

Boston Harbor, Boston, MA
+1 617-223-8666
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2 days ago
“A hidden gem so close to the city!”
12 Jun 2018
“Super interesting island”
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Boston Harbor, Boston, MA
Downtown
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+1 617-223-8666
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This island is not to be missed. Such unspoiled amazing shoreline and amazing history, camping (in yurts!) and sprinkle some Summer residents in for good measure.

Thank Cheri R
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

Had a day trip over, and explored this cool little island. Met some of the cottage dwellers, and they are interesting folks,who love the place, its off the grid, no electricity or water, all has to be transported from the mainland. All of their cottages...More

Thank ben795
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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Fmr. Ft. Andrews, now Mass DCR State park. Easy ferry, black flies, airpt noise, but intrstng history

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Reviewed 6 September 2016

Comparing this island to my other excursions (Spectacle & George's) it pales in comparison. There is no food/drink (well, water fountains) on this island. Pretty sparse. There are Yurts to rent. When we were dropped off we were under the impression that the last and...More

2  Thank CMC_2012
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Reviewed 8 August 2015

I visited Peddocks Island on a very hot day in August. I arrived on the early ferry from Boston and set out to hike the island for a couple of hours. The ranger was able to give me a small map to carry with me....More

3  Thank lirwin13
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Reviewed 27 July 2015

Traveled to Peddock's via the Family Fun Day event, so able to go from Boston direct to Peddock's without having to stop at George's. Perfect to hike around the island or just kick back on an Adirondack chair and take in the fresh air and...More

Thank Nikko4Me
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Reviewed 24 July 2015

The ferry to the island was $17 round trip. We stayed for 2 nights in tent section 5. This section was the best for tent camping. The others were not as good. Stay away from 6 as it is nearby the composting toilets. You should...More

5  Thank NancyLee58
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Reviewed 13 July 2015

We stayed in one of the yurts here. The first thing I would have done differently is to take a direct boat from Boston to Peddocks. We took a ferry to Georges Island and then we had to wait for 45 minutes for the ferry...More

6  Thank Charmagne88
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Reviewed 2 September 2014

If you enjoying the outdoors and local history this is a great and easy day trip for all ages. A lot has changed since the restoration project. Many buildings have been taken down but others have been fixed up a bit for safety so that...More

1  Thank KaraV09
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Reviewed 2 August 2014

went yesterday on a field trip with a group and had a wonderful day. we took a tour with the ranger, bob sherman, who was very knowledgeable and engaging. unfortunately we didn't have a lot of time on the island so i am planning a...More

Thank cydney04106
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statues, picnic under a beautiful tree overlooking the
pond, and walk over the iconic footbridge where,
during summer time, you will catch a swan boat toting
children and eager tourists through the pond. Have
...More
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