Table of Contents
Coast Guide Background
Public Transit Services
Coast Guide Key
Be a Coastal Caretaker
Coast Guide Sites
Boston Harbor Islands
Boston Inner Harbor
Crane Beach Area
Danvers - Salem
Dorchester Bay - Quincy
Gloucester - Manchester
Lynn - Nahant
Plum Island & Vicinity
Quincy - Braintree
Revere - Saugus
Salem - Swampscott
Salisbury - Newburyport
Weymouth - Hingham
Winthrop - East Boston
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Hale Park Greenspace on Water Street with path, benches, and views of Merrimack River and Plum Island. No parking.
Joppa Flats Wildlife Sanctuary Salt marsh restoration area and visitor center. Parking lot.
Salisbury Newburyport Market Landing Park Riverfront park with vessel berthing area and boardwalk. Free parking off Water Street.
Newbury Beach Sandy beach with dunes and concession stand. Paid parking and access points in various locations along Northern Boulevard.
Newburyport Seawall Riverfront park with boat ramp and benches. Small parking lot and street parking.
Plum Island Point Beach Sandy beach with dunes and playground. Adjacent to Coast Guard facility and lighthouse. Paid parking lot.
Salisbury Beach State Reservation See Coastal Focus below.
Salisbury Salt Marsh Wooded upland and several salt marsh parcels bordering Merrimack River. Limited street parking on Ferry Road.
Salisbury Town Wharf Pier, boat ramp, and benches. Small parking lot on 1st Street, off March Road.
Simmons Beach Small parcel of salt marsh in front of seawall with views of Plum Island. No parking.
Spencer Pierce Little Farm Natural area adjacent to Merrimack River with farm fields and historic home/barn landward of Water Street. Access to home/barn via Littles Lane off High Street.
The following sites are accessible by water only: Barnes Island, Mendelson Marsh.
COASTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT
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