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Marine Park and Castle Island Exploration

This is a great walk around a causeway to a historic fort that you won't want to miss
Difficulty: Easy
Length: 2.5 miles
Duration: 1-3 hours
Family Friendly

Overview :  This is a very beautiful area just south of Boston. You will walk around an enclosed bay past a beach, a WWII memorial and then to... more »

Tips:  Follow William J Day Blvd from South Boston to the Castle Island area and parking lot.

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Points of Interest

1. Parking

Park here and head counter clockwise around Pleasure Bay.

2. Beach

Take some time to relax at the beach if you'd like.

3. Causeway

The furthest point out on the Causeway You'll follow this all the way aorund Pleasure Bay to Fort Independence.

4. WWII Memorial Site

Stop here to check out the memorial.

5. Fort Independance

Built in 1634 to defend Boston you'll want to check out the link in this guide to read more about this fascinating fort!

6. Pier

Some photos here of a nice pier you can walk out to and relax at.