For Kids & Youth
Youth programs are offered in the park throughout the year providing opportunities for young people to work—and learn—on the the Boston Harbor Islands. These programs include leadership development, environmental education activities, stewardship projects, career exploration, and summer employment.
Are you planning a visit to Boston Harbor Islands? Do you want to have fun while learning about the plants, animals, rocks, and history of the park? If so, you should Be A Junior Ranger. It is an exciting way for kids of all ages to explore the park's natural and historical wonders.
Camp Harbor View
Outward Bound Summer Expeditions
Spectacle Island Podcast
Did You Know?
Boston Light Station, part of Boston Harbor Islands National Recreation Area, is visited every year by the Flying Santa, a long-time New England tradition started by William Wincapaw in 1929. The Flying Santa delivers food, toys, and other necessities to lighthouses across New England. More...