Follow signs to Boston Logan Airport/Ted Williams Tunnel. At Exit 26 for Logan Airport, proceed in left lane onto 1A North. Follow 1A North (joins Lynn Shore Dr.) following signs for Nahant, Swampscott, staying right at the lights. At Rotary—take the 2nd “exit” to Marblehead/Swampscott (ocean on your right). Follow directions below:
Proceed on Lynn Shore Parkway. Stay left on Rt. 129 and turn left on Humphrey St. at Puritan Rd. At set of lights (intersection of Humphrey, Tedesco and Maple) - proceed straight through lights onto Maple St. At end, turn right onto 114. Turn left at 1st lights onto West Shore Drive. Proceed past lights at Village St. Turn right on Evans Rd. to end. Turn Left onto Elm St. (Computer Doc. on right). Continue to Washington St. (Old Town Marblehead). Turn left on Washington to end. Take slight left onto Orne Street, then take an immediately right (at Little Harbor Offices & Residences sign) onto Doaks Lane. Follow signs to Little Harbor Boathouse, 40 Doaks Lane. Park in lot.
From Salem, Peabody, Danvers & Points North
Follow Rte. 114 to end (turns into Pleasant Street in Marblehead), turn left on Washington to end. Take slight left onto Orne Street, then take an immediately right (at Little Harbor Offices & Residences sign) onto Doaks Lane. Follow signs to Little Harbor Boathouse, 40 Doaks Lane. Park in lot.
Take the T from Boston all the way to Franklin St & Washington - 2 min. walk to Little Harbor Boathouse!
441 from Wonderland Station via Central Square, Lynn and Lynnway.
448 - Marblehead - Downtown Crossing via Paradise Rd.or Humphrey St., Lynnway, & Airport
Walking & Biking
Take Washington Street to Orne Street. Go left down Orne Street forking right onto Gas House Beach Lane (just before hill); take immediate right down paved lane to Little Harbor Boathouse at Baldy’s Green and Gas House Beach, Marblehead. ALL CAR PARKING please at Little Harbor Office lot at 40 Doaks Lane, Marblehead, MA.
Little Harbor Boathouse is Greater Boston’s kayak and stand up paddle outfitter located on pristine waters protected by Crowninshield and Gerry’s Island, 15 miles north of Boston and Cambridge, Massachusetts. We sell and rent a broad selection of Hobie pedal-paddle-sail-fish Kayaks and Standup Paddle Boards. Outdoor recreation and on-water lifestyle specialists, we are dedicated to sharing our enthusiasm for kayaking, standup paddling, kayak sailing and kayak fishing with you! Come find us and return often to our hidden gem location for the some of the best paddle and pedal kayaking, standup paddling, fishing and kayak sailing in New England. We’re open 7 days/week in-season and by appointment year-round.
Boston North Shore’s hidden gem water sports center just 15 miles north of Boston! Authorized Hobie Dealer: we sell & rent Hobie’s innovative paddle-pedal-sail-fish kayaks and standup paddle boards and offer Summer Adventure Camps, Hourly & Group Rentals for 50+ paddlers, Kayak Fishing Guides, Paddle Season Passes and Hobie pedal-kayak fitness! Enjoy on-water good times and vibes at Little Harbor Boathouse, Marblehead! Hobie Showroom & Sales: Spring Hours: Tues - Saturdays: 12:30-4:30 p.m. and by appointment: 781-990-3552 (owner lives across the street). 2017 Hobie Kayak & SUP Rentals begin Memorial Day Weekend: May 27-29. Hobie First Cast Kayak Fishing Excursions begin Sun. May 21. On-line Rental Reservations.