From the rocky shores of Newburyport to the southern waters around Cape Cod, this essential guide describes more than 40 ideal sea kayaking trips. Blending detailed trip descriptions with practical advice, from spotting wildlife and choosing the right kayak to environmental stewardship, this guidebook is the perfect choice for the novice and intermediate paddler. Inside you'll find: maps, directions, and launch sites; tidal information; campground recommendations; local outfitters and resources, including guides, kayak clubs, and paddling associations; information on essential skills, safety, gear, and navigation; and coastal conservation, access rights, and environmentalism.
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