The Wonder and the Wow: Newburyport Whale Watch B (12:30 - 5:30pm)

August 13, 2023 (Sunday) 1:30-5:30pm


Newburyport Harbor


Lisa Hutchings - Joppa Flats School and Youth Education Coordinator






Nonmembers can join today during checkout and take immediate advantage of member prices.

Why should kids have all the fun? In each session we'll go on a different outdoor excursion with plenty of time to examine, discuss, and compare our findings. You'll want your camera, binoculars, and a sense of adventure for these guided walks and cruises from a naturalist's perspective.

May 6: Cherry Hill Reservoir, Byfield

It is warbler season! Join us for a leisurely stroll in search of Warbling Vireos, Green Heron, Golden-crowned Kinglet, mergansers and more!

June 3: Cruise to Baker's Island Light, Salem

Enjoy a private cruise and tour of this Essex Heritage property for birding and beachcombing and to learn about the history of the island.

July 6: Visit York Center for Wildlife, York ME

Our group will receive a private tour of in-house rehabilitated wildlife and enjoy lunch at the top of Mount Agamenticus afterwards.

August 13: Newburyport Whale Watch / A.M. or P.M. cruise

Choose an 8:30am or 1:30pm departure time from the Newburyport waterfront onboard the Captain's Lady whale watching vessel with nature guides to share their knowledge of seabirds and ocean life with you.

Instructions and Directions:

Meet at the Newburyport waterfront boardwalk 30 minutes before boarding. Program details will be forwarded in advance with details about what to expect, what to wear and what to bring. The Captain's Lady II has a full cash snack bar serving breakfast, lunch, and beverages.
Mass Audubon Cancellation Policy:Cancelling 7 days in advance will be refunded. Cancelling 48 hours prior is a program credit. Cancelling less than 48 hours is a donation of your registration fee.

Registration is required.

Meeting Place:

Newburyport Harbor
Email [email protected] for more information.