Reconnect with Nature in Plymouth County

April 18, 2023

Reconnect with Nature in Plymouth County. Fresh-air fun awaits in this favorite Massachusetts coastal region.

By Yankee Editors

Mar 25 2023

By Jillian Dara; sponsored by See Plymouth

Just a stone’s throw from Plymouth Harbor, Brewster Gardens is a prime spot for strolling, with lovely landscaping, benches and memorials, and picturesque footbridges over Town Brook.
Photo Credit : Massachusetts Office of Travel and Tourism

With the historic town of Plymouth at its heart, this coastal region just south of Boston calls to outdoor adventurers and eco-tourists alike with beaches for swimming and sunbathing, parks and preserves for wandering, and a full slate of activities that encompass everything from whale watching to hiking, kayaking, and golfing.

There are enough outdoor diversions here to fill not just one idyllic day trip or immersive weekend, but many return visits — and it’s shaping up to be another beautiful warm-weather season in Plymouth County. So here’s how to get outside and start making the most of it.