On-the-River Cruise for Families

July 15, 2023 (Saturday) 8:45-10:45am


Joppa Flats Education Center, Newburyport


- 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 24, July 15 & August 12, September 16

Instructions and Directions:

Meet at the Newburyport boardwalk at 8:30 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: Cancellation 7 days prior is a full credit. Cancellation

Registration is required.

Meeting Place:

Joppa Flats Education Center
1 Plum Island Tpke
Newburyport, MA 01950
Email [email protected] for more information.