Description - *Information Provided By Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation*
Open year-round, dawn to dusk. Lifeguards on duty from late June to early September. Nantasket Beach has been a popular summer destination for city dwellers since the middle of the 19th century. The reservation encompasses 26 acres along one and a third miles of oceanfront. The historic Paragon Carousel evokes memories of the area's amusement park history.
- Band concerts and public dance lessons are popular summertime events.
Recreation - Swimming
Climate - Boston experiences a continental climate that is very common in New England, but with distinct maritime influences due to its position on the Atlantic Ocean. Summers are typically hot and humid, while winters are cold, windy and snowy.
Take Rt. 3A south to Washington Boulevard, Hingham to Nantasket Avenue, Hull.