Adventure Awaits in Central Mass

Posted: June 23, 2019

Whether they are embarking on a vacation or planning a simple day trip, New Englander’s are drawn to deep and formative experiences. Any trip has the potential to make a lifelong impact for a traveler willing to step outside of his or her comfort zone. Taking healthy risks builds independence, cultural capital, and self confidence. We hope you’ll seek an adventurous approach to Central Massachusetts’ natural assets.

508 International

219 Brookfield Road, Charlton, MA 01507

508 International is creating a vibrant hub for sports and entertainment right here in Central Mass. Aside from providing a large outdoor venue for rental, 508 plays home to a variety of obstacle races as well as off-roading events for Jeeps. Rock climbing and acrobatics programs are presently in development as well. Spectators and participants alike will enjoy ATV/UTV trail riding days all summer long.

Brave the Zipline at Boundless Adventures

154 River Road West, Berlin, MA 01503

Boundless Adventures offers nine distinct courses for swinging, climbing, balancing, and zip-lining through the treetops at four different difficulty levels. Beginners can stay close to the ground for exploration courses, while advanced students conquer the canopy. Boundless Adventures hosts birthday parties, corporate outings, and field trips for people of all ages and abilities.

Hang Glide New England

Tanner Hiller Airport, 298 McEvoy Road, New Braintree, MA 01531

Enjoy a tandem hang gliding experience with a seasoned and passionate guide. You’ll get a bird's-eye view of the breathtaking landscape, just east of the Quabbin Reservoir. Tandem flights from 2,500 feet last around 15 to 20 minutes and start at a special price of just $165. No running or lifting is required. Strap in and take flight!

Wake Board, Kayak, or Paddleboard with Lakeview Marine

311 Thompson Road, Webster, MA 01570

Lakeview Marine has served as a resource for on-the-water-fun on Lake Chargoggagoggmanchauggagoggchaubunagungamaugg for almost a decade. Take a boater education class, rent kayaks and paddleboards, or invest in a top of the line wakeboard from the pro shop. They even offer an exchange program which allows you to bring in used water skis or wakeboards in exchange for credit towards new equipment.

Hike to Look Out Rock

Quaker Street, Northbridge, MA 01534

Every season brings new life to the Blackstone River views at Look Out Rock, a hiking destination conveniently located near the kayak access point at Plummers Landing. Wander farther down the path to River Bend Farm where you can catch live music on Sundays in the summertime.