Transit friendly
Accessible
Historic site
Dogs Allowed

Details of Halibut Point State Park

Overview of Halibut Point State Park

Note: Visitors Center currently closed for repairs.

On a clear day, visitors to Halibut Point State Park will be able to see Mount Agamenticus, located 81 miles away in Maine, and the Isles of Shoals off the coast of New Hampshire. You can explore the parks trails and tide pools, picnic on the rocky ledges, and learn about the history of Cape Ann's granite industry.

Hours for Halibut Point State Park

Summer hours (Memorial Day to Labor Day)

Sunday - Saturday:
8:00 am-9:00 pm

Off-season

Sunrise to sunset

Parking at Halibut Point State Park

Daily parking fee charged Memorial Day weekend through October 31

MA resident  $5

Non-MA resident  $10

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Activities at Halibut Point State Park

Old world war II observation tower with a blue sky backdrop

Observation tower

Climb the 60-foot renovated World War II fire tower for a panoramic view. On a clear day you can spot, Mount Agamenticus in Maine and the Isles of Shoals off the coast of New Hampshire.
Park ranger shares his knowledge of the forest to group of todlers

Tours

Take a tour of the quarry and see a live demonstration of granite splitting.
Person hiking through the woods

Hiking

Take a walk and discover Halibut Point's rich history.

All Activities at Halibut Point State Park

  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Educational programs

Facilities at Halibut Point State Park

  • Picnic areas
  • Restrooms
  • Visitor Center

Accessibility at Halibut Point State Park

  • Educational programs
  • Hiking
    • Graded
  • Visitors  Center

Restrictions at Halibut Point State Park

  • No swimming

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