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?
Public ferries to Boston Harbor Islands National Recreation Area leave from Long Wharf, the oldest continuously used wharf in the United States. It was aptly named Long Wharf in 1710 as it stretched 1,586 feet into the port of Boston making it the longest wharf in America. More...