Take a Seafaring Tour
Harbor Tours, Inc.. Lighthouse tours, lobster tours, and river tours allow visitors to see Cape Ann's beauty from the water. As many spots are only visible from the water, these outings are quite special. 66 Harbor Loop, Gloucester, Massachusetts, 01930. 978/283–1979; www.capeannharbortours.com.
Yankee Fleet Deep Sea Fishing. Yankee Fleet Deep Sea Fishing exposes guests to 60 years of experience finding the best fishing spots in Gloucester. Whether you're a beginner, a world-traveling adventurer, or somewhere in between, the crew at Yankee will show you a good time on a variety of trips, including half-day/all-day/overnight fishing, tuna, overnight cod and haddock, and overnight snapper and grouper trips. Call for reservations. 1 Parker St., Gloucester, Massachusetts, 01931. 855/546–3474; www.yankeefleet.com. Prices vary.