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Nantucket Walkabout is Nantucket's only year-round guided natural history hiking service. We pick you up in our air-conditioned van downtown and drive out to the trailhead. Hikers will gain a clear understanding of how the last glacier formed the...more
Our guide, Peter, was wonderful! He gave us background about the geology of the area and how Nantucket was formed. It was a beautiful walk along the shore - a great work out too! We were even treated to a Snowy Owl that we could...More
Getting beyond the typical tourist activities (which are fun) this allows for a more in-depth experience of Nantucket Island. Peter Brace is extremely knowledgeable about the history of the island beyond the main town.
We went on one of his walking tours and learned much...More
A great way to learn about the island and its history. Very informative guide! We saw a part of the island we would not have seen otherwise. Would highly recommend any one of the tours offered by Nantucket Walkabout as the guide is very knowledgeable.
We had a magical two hour nature trail hike through the forests of Nantucket with author Peter Brace whose knowledge of the animal, plant, and tree life of the island is deep and broad. Around every corner of these well maintained trails is a vista...More
Such a cool, enlightening experience - we did this with our extended family, most of whom are locals on the island, and we ALL learned so much from Peter. He knows the landscape like the back of his hand and is such a rich repository...More
We had the best time!!! Peter is so knowledgeable about Nantucket and everything about the history of the city - he took us on such a fun journey and our entire family had a blast!! We can't wait to go back!!!
Peter is full of information, has a plethora of stories to share, and a great dry sense of humor. Our walkabout was a fun, refreshing and very educational experience. My husband especially soaked in all kinds of interesting tidbits, that mattered more to him and...More
Peter is a super knowledgeable guide and it was well worth the modest expense to have his expertise on our lovely guided walk through the Shawkemo Hills area. I am looking forward to exploring more of the island with him in the future, and learning...More
We did this hike over 4th of July week and enjoyed it very much. I have been coming to Nantucket for over 25 Year’s and never saw this part of the island. I got pictures that are truly amazing. Peter was very knowledgeable and accommodating...More