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Rent a canoe

Rent a canoe at the south ridge boat house and explore the Concord River.....or board Martha's... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2015
hilary t
Westford, Massachusetts

Lovely, serene, gentle, relaxing, and very historic where The Old North Bridge crosses its banks... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2014
Linda C
Moorpark, California
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This 10-mile waterway was made famous by Henry David Thoreau.
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Reviewed 26 May 2015

Rent a canoe at the south ridge boat house and explore the Concord River.....or board Martha's dining floating boat for dinner ont he river. A great summer evening out.

2  Thank hilary t
Reviewed 17 November 2014

Lovely, serene, gentle, relaxing, and very historic where The Old North Bridge crosses its banks. We saw one couple rowing on the river, which really looked enticing. Wish we'd had time. A picnic, a glass of wine, and your significant other - it would be...More

2  Thank Linda C
Reviewed 9 September 2014

We paddled the Concord River on Labor Day. It's a nice place to spend an afternoon. First we went left from the boat ramp (Lowell Rd north of Concord Center), but there were a lot of people on that section (it was a holiday and...More

4  Thank Judy C
Reviewed 13 June 2014

The Concord river, product of the Sudbury and Assabet rivers, is truly a gem of diversity. The river has narrow and wide sections, open and tunnel-like sections, fish (great to catch but not to eat), and fun for most all types of boats, especially nice...More

4  Thank John R
Reviewed 25 April 2014

I'm lucky to live on the river and enjoy it's beauty every day. When I owned a pontoon boat we would ride from Billerica down past Minuteman National Park to the Sudbury river. You can stop at the boat house in Concord and rent a...More

2  Thank MiaVal
Reviewed 24 July 2013

If you are looking for a picturesque spot to kayak, the Concord River is a great place to go. We put in at the boat ramp on Lowell Road, just a half mile north-west of Concord center. From there you can go up-stream to Egg...More

11  Thank Craig P
Reviewed 26 February 2013

If you're always looking for the Big one this is the place to fish. It has a boat ramp off of rte 225, the river is long and big and it contains some great fish. I'm talking about fish you hang over the mantle, huge...More

2  Thank Frank L
Reviewed 20 October 2012

There are several places to put your kayak or canoe along the Concord River with beautiful scenery in any direction you travel. One of our favorite trips is putting in and going past the North Bridge and getting out to have a picnic and listening...More

1  Thank Butch42
Reviewed 30 August 2012

The Concord River is a lovely place to paddle your kayak or canoe. Make a day of it, or just spend a few hours paddling along the river looking at the sights. There are several areas along the river to put in your boat or...More

1  Thank David J H
Reviewed 20 August 2012

There is only one place where yo can rent ghem, its on Main Street, a bit furher out of the centre but not much, you cant miss it ist on the RH side. Place looks a bit messy at first bu peple are very nice...More

2  Thank tvanhalewijn
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