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South Bridge Boat House

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Route 62, Concord, MA
+1 978-369-9438
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Great way to spend an autumn afternoon

What could be more fun that a leisurely canoe trip along a meandering river past beautiful homes... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2017
Concord, Massachusetts
Easy canoe ride to view the North Bridge

There were 5 in our canoe. Attendants were very helpful getting us all geared up and situated in... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2017
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  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“boat ride” (2 reviews)
“equipment” (5 reviews)
“kayaks” (7 reviews)
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Route 62, Concord, MA
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Reviewed October 3, 2017

What could be more fun that a leisurely canoe trip along a meandering river past beautiful homes, lovely countryside with the chance of seeing a variety of wildlife, and reliving history. Other people on the river are pleasant and you can go at your own...More

Thank tommckean
Reviewed September 13, 2017

There were 5 in our canoe. Attendants were very helpful getting us all geared up and situated in our canoe. They even supplied extra pillows for the old folks. We all enjoyed the peaceful ride to the North Bridge. We saw lots of turtles sunning...More

Thank nationalparkPa
Reviewed August 19, 2017

They only accept cash. The equipment is well used and somewhat worn. There was only one person renting kayaks when we were there, so the service was a little slow. There were good pfd's and paddles. The paddle to the North Bridge was with turtles...More

Thank Ronald A T
Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

This has always been a peaceful time and is my third boat ride down the Concord river to North bridge. I do believe that the boathouse and equipment should be upgraded. The boathouse is shabby and the kayaks are pretty old. There was only one...More

Thank Nigel B
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

Renting the canoes, stopping for a swim,seeing all the beautiful views. So much fun . Great to get back to nature. I would recommend coming here, friends families or couples. The employees who Work here are nice and helpful.?

2  Thank Panther0977
Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

The owner was kind enough to extend her season by one day so we could take the boat ride. You'd never believe how quiet and peaceful it was so close to a busy suburban area. We saw numerous blue herons, beaver dams and other local...More

Thank frteacher57
Reviewed July 1, 2016

We rented a canoe for 2 hours on a weekday afternoon - very reasonably priced, great parking. The boat house itself is a bit run down but it's super charming and quaint with the feel of a boat house on a remote lake in upstate...More

Thank lexmiller
Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

Easy parking, friendly staff, solid kayaks and a beautiful river. What more can we ask for. Price is very reasonable and my teenage daughter didn't complain. Win!

Thank Melina G
Reviewed November 9, 2015

My experience with the owner of Concord River Cruises, Martha Rohan of Martha's Catering was appalling. I can honestly say that I have never been treated as poorly as I was treated when I arrived at the boat house. There is no signage to direct...More

5  Thank Alicia B
Reviewed August 24, 2015

The boat house claims to open at 10am on weekdays. We arrived at 10:45 to find no one there and the place closed up. We were a party of old friends meeting up for a fun morning of canoeing on the river. There were two...More

6  Thank ann c
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