On-the-River Science Cruise for Families

June 25, 2022 (Saturday) 8:45-10:45am


Merrimack River


Lisa Hutchings - Family and Early Education Coordinator


- children 3 & up


Adult $28.00, Child $24.00


Adult $36.00, Child $32.00
Nonmembers can join today during checkout and take immediate advantage of member prices.

Explore the lower Merrimack River ecosystem with Lisa Hutchings and the crew of the Yankee Clipper during this hands-on science cruise.We'll do some birdwatching, examine marine plankton, and investigate tide pool touch tubs on every trip. Enjoy cruising and learning about this vital part of the area's natural history.

Please register by 4:00 pm the day before the program.

Available June 25, July 30 & August 20

Instructions and Directions:

Meet at the Newburyport boardwalk at 8:45 am. Bring binoculars and extra layers of clothing. Program runs rain or shine, except during thunderstorm or small-craft advisories. The Yankee Clipper is U. S. Coast Guard-inspected and licensed, with life vests and a toilet.
Mass Audubon Cancellation Policy: If you wish to withdraw less than seven days prior to the program, refunds cannot be issued. If we cancel the program, you will be refunded in full.

Registration is required.

Meeting Place:

Merrimack River
Email [email protected] for more information.