Lakes and Beaches

Boston Harbor Beaches
Accessible by ferry, the islands offer beaches, hiking paths and camping opportunities
Cape Cod National Seashore
The great Outer Beach described by Thoreau in the 1800s is protected within the national seashore. Forty miles of pristine sandy beach, marshes, ponds, and uplands support diverse species
Cape Cod Beaches
Guide to beaches on Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket. Information on public and private beaches, bay and sea side beaches, phone numbers for beach
Martha Vineyard Beaches
Martha's Vineyard Online is a simple and friendly way to explore the Vineyard. Our directory is your gateway to an island of information.
Nantucket Island Beaches
Lake Anna's online information center, providing area information, articles, fishing reports, events, business directory & community guides.
Plymouth County Beaches
Beaches south of Boston
Cochituate State Park
Cochituate State Park is a popular regional day use park featuring water based recreational opportunities.
Walden Pond
Henry David Thoreau experience at Walden provided the material for the book Walden, which is credited with helping to inspire awareness and respect for the natural environment.
Lake Dennison
swimming beach surrounded by acres of campground in central-northern Massachusetts.
Other Massachusetts Lakes
Lake info for Massachusetts. ... Lakes in Massachusetts. Lakes Near the Following Cities