Castle Island, Pleasure Bay, M Street Beach and Carson Beach

Address

2010 Day Blvd., Boston, MA 02127
Transit friendly
Historic site
Accessible
Dogs Allowed

Details

Overview

A visit to Castle Island combines history and recreation. Tour Fort Independence or take a walk around it. Continue the day sunbathing or swimming at one of the nearby beaches.

Hours

Sunrise to sunset

Parking

Free parking in lot near Fort Independence. 

Metered street parking along the beach.

Activities

Children swimming

Swimming

The island and connected beaches allow for plenty of shoreline to take a dip into the ocean.
A person walking.

Walking

For a light walk around historic Fort Independence, take the Castle Island Loop. For a longer stroll, try the Pleasure Bay Loop.

All Activities

  • Biking
  • Educational programs
  • Fishing
  • Running and walking
  • Swimming

Facilities

  • Boardwalk
  • First aid station
  • Grills
  • Lifeguard station
  • Picnic areas
  • Playground
  • Restrooms
  • Rinsing showers
  • Scenic overlook

Services

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Accessibility

  • Accessible picnicking
  • Accessible restrooms
  • Accessible trails

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