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Little Harbor Paddle & Picnic

Little Harbor Paddle & Picnic

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Food and equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Hello! My name is Maryellen. I love living, playing and working on Little Harbor in Marblehead, Massachusetts! Little Harbor Boathouse is celebrating our 10th season this summer and our newest adventure, the Paddle and Picnic, is a great way to combine paddling and picnic'ing with an expert guide! Little known fact is just off our launch spot lies the second largest lobster hatchery in all of…

What we’ll do

Enjoy a guided Paddle and Picnic on scenic and historic Marblehead waters and Little Harbor Islands! We will take you on a 2 hour paddle adventure with a stop to pick-up a cooler bag with a delicious lobster roll picnic on Crowninshield or Gerry's Island off Little Harbor! Our lobster roll is loaded with 1/3 lb. of freshly shucked lobster meat -- sourced right here off Little Harbor's Gerry's…

What I’ll provide

Little Harbor locally sourced fresh 1/3 lb. lobster meat with light mayo on a freshly grilled AJ King Bakery brioche roll, Cape Cod chips, lemon, and a Crawston Press beverage from Little Harbor Lobster Company.
Sports equipment and Safety equipment
Choose from our Hobie single or tandem kayaks or standup paddle boards, paddles, and PFDs sized to appropriately fit each person

What to bring

Wear clothing that you are comfortable in and would not mind getting wet in
Water shoes
sunscreen and hat
Anything else you need to have a fun and comfortable time on the water and post experience ( towel, change of clothes)

Where you'll be

Come visit Little Harbor in historic Old Town; Marblehead Harbor - known as the most majestic and beautiful harbor on the eastern seaboard; and picnic on one of our pristine islands: Crowninshield Island or Gerry's Island (little known for its' surrounding waters being the 2nd largest natural lobster hatchery in all of New England. Marblehead is a true seaside village: the birthplace of the U.S. Navy & famous for "The Spirit of 76" painting.

Guest safety

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 5 and up can attend. Children (ages 5-10 and inexperienced paddlers) will ride with parent/guardian in a tandem kayak. All guests should have basic swimming skills. PFD's (personal flotation devices are provided and worn on the…

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Little Harbor Paddle & Picnic
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