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A GREAT Tidal Estuary

Goes from the sea, well, Nantucket Sound, up to Swan River Pond which divides Dennis Port from... read more

Reviewed October 4, 2017
Robert J S
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Dennis Port, Massachusetts
My son and I kayaked the river

this is a great kayaking trip. My son and I went up to the pond at one end and down to the bay at... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2017
WanderingWill71
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Marblehead, Massachusetts
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Oct 4, 2017
“A GREAT Tidal Estuary”
Jul 11, 2017
“My son and I kayaked the river”
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Reviewed October 4, 2017

Goes from the sea, well, Nantucket Sound, up to Swan River Pond which divides Dennis Port from South Dennis and almost borders on Harwich. You can rent watercraft where Route 28 crosses it in Dennis. If you aren't in the best shape physically, go against...More

1  Thank Robert J S
Reviewed July 11, 2017

this is a great kayaking trip. My son and I went up to the pond at one end and down to the bay at the other.

2  Thank WanderingWill71
Reviewed February 23, 2017

We kayaked down Swan River to the confluence at Nantucket Sound. We ventured out into the Sound a little too. Nice easy and scenic trip. You can alternately rent an electric paddle option to make the trip with less effort. At the end of the...More

1  Thank CapeCodCharlie
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Find most of this area between Dennisport and West Dennis. From Lower Co.Rd, to Rt.28 (Main St.) and runs to Nantucket Sound. Upper area Pond is by Clancey's Restaurant and the River area is by Swan River Seafood Restaurant (Rt. 134 corner). Enjoy Cruising, Paddle...More

3  Thank Johanna006
Reviewed September 21, 2015

Here's a good on: right on 6A. Rent a kayak, paddle boat. Paddle up/down the Swan Pond river. Gentle current. Great warm weather activity. Easy parking.

1  Thank grommit
Reviewed September 14, 2015

Been to this boat rental place a couple times- my parents first brought me here when I was 13, back then I remember this place was a sanctuary! This year I was so surprised that it is still running and I must stay that there...More

1  Thank CapeCodWaterways
Reviewed August 9, 2015

I suppose this review will be a bit biased but this is one of my favorite places. I grew up on South Village Road Beach in West Dennis. It's where the mouth of the river opens into Nantucket Sound. It was a great place for...More

5  Thank hildegard2011
Reviewed August 5, 2015 via mobile

Great clean water!! Friendly people all around. Beautiful birds. Water perfect for paddle boards and kayaking. Can't wait to go back!

2  Thank SunshineWonderland
Reviewed October 13, 2014

We were in Cape Cod, and one of my boys wanted to go kayaking. There were very few rental places still open, but Cape Cod Waterways was open, and only 10 minutes away from where we were staying, so we ended up kayaking on the...More

2  Thank Sherri M
Reviewed July 14, 2014 via mobile

We were looking for an easy, but not totally trivial place to canoe. We chose this place pretty randomly after looking in TripAdvisor and it turned out to be the highlight of the vacation. The outfit is extremely well run and professional with a good...More

7  Thank Susan60745
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