By Elizabeth L. Dugger

ISBN-10: 1556508611

ISBN-13: 9781556508615

Cape Cod, the Berkshires, the Litchfield Hills, Nantucket, Martha's winery, Boston, Quabbin Reservoir and alongside the Housatonic – those are only the various areas lined during this designated consultant, the single e-book that draws jointly all of the actions within the zone. Take to the paths in country forests, splash round in a rowboat on a quiet inland lake, or get severe with the very best whitewater rafting possibilities in the rustic. An additional size in those states is the feel of Colonial and innovative historical past, and Beth Dugger covers all of it. Maps, images, index.

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If you come from Route 6 instead, take Exit 12 at Orleans and head west for 1½ miles to Flax Pond Road. PROVINCETOWN WALKS: There are walking tour maps available at the Provincetown Heritage Museum (% 508-487-0666) at Commercial Street and Center Street. It’s open from mid-June to mid-October. Or just do it on your own by walking up and down Commercial Street, poking your nose into the harbor at MacMillan Wharf, and heading uphill to the Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum (open April through The Seacoast THE GREAT ISLAND TRAIL: This is on the Outer Cape, near Wellfleet, on the Cape Cod Bay side (west).

From Boston, you can get to Newburyport, the town at the edge of Plum Island, by taking Route 1 in a straight (but trafficky) line; from Cape Ann itself, meander on Route 133 to Route 1A, again staying off the roads at rush hour, and get a feeling for the underlying coastal quietness of the land. A small bridge takes you onto Plum Island, which is largely preserved land, especially the Parker River National Wildlife Refuge. Aim for the fall and spring migrations of waterfowl, making sure to bring camera and binoculars to make the most of the sights.

Com. Mashpee Chamber of Commerce, PO Box 1245 (in the Sound Realty building at the Mashpee rotary), Mashpee, MA 02649, % 508-477-0792. net/mashpeecoc. n Mid-Cape Dennis Chamber of Commerce, PO Box 275 (at Routes 134 and 28), South Dennis, MA 02260, % 508-398-3568 or 800-2439920. dennischamber. com. Hyannis Chamber of Commerce, 1481 Route 132, Hyannis, MA 02601, % 508-362-5230 or 877-HYANNIS (877-492-6647). com. Yarmouth Area Chamber of Commerce, 657 Route 28, PO Box 479-A, South Yarmouth, MA 02664, % 508-778-1008 or 800732-1008.

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