Ipswich River, Mass Audubon’s largest sanctuary, offers more than 10 miles of interconnecting trails that invite you to explore the forests, meadows, and wetlands. Canoe along eight miles of the Ipswich River that run through the sanctuary and camp on Perkins Island, located a half-mile up the river (members can rent canoes from May through October).
Note: This sanctuary is closed on Mondays!
Windhover's Mission is to offer classes workshops and performances in dance and related arts to the North Shore community by bringing outstanding artists to teach and perform; to create a nurturing environment where original and creative work can be developed and presented; to continue to forge strong ties to the community by including local artists in all aspects of performances, and promote original works based on community issues and interests.
The ERICA LEE is available for nine-hour deep sea fishing trips to Jeffreys Ledge, May to October, for up to 16 anglers. We leave the dock early in the morning, usually at 7 a.m. (Earlier departures may be arranged.) The $1100 fee for the 2012 season reserves the whole boat. We will provide rods, bait and tackle, and fish cleaning. Gratuity of 15-20% for the mates appreciated. A $500 depositis required within two weeks of making a reservation. You bring your own food and beverages.
The Boston Ballet School North Shore Studio has recently opened a new facility here on the north shore. Located on the second floor of the brand new Marblehead YMCA, this climate controlled facility includes four ballet studios, male and female locker rooms, lounge areas and administrative offices.