The call of the wild is like a call from an elderly grandparent: Though you can’t quite make out what’s being said, you feel better about yourself when you answer. Pick up nature's phone with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $49 for $100 toward a snowshoeing or kayaking adventure
- $89 for $200 toward a snowshoeing or kayaking adventure
Guided snowshoeing trips ($50 per person), which include a break to snack on baked goods and hot cider, run from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on every Sunday, Monday, and Thursday from mid-December through March. The company’s various Concord River kayaking adventures include a guided three-hour trip ($90 per person) that runs from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on multiple nights from late April through October. In 2013, they will also be offering an overnight kayaking trip ($335 per person). All equipment is provided for snowshoeing and kayaking trips. Participants should make a reservation at least four days in advance.
Still River Outfitters
Still River Outfitters, Inc’s expert guides lead scenic tours through the Bay State's assortment of rivers and national parks. During kayak adventures, the guides shepherd crews along the Concord, Sudbury, Charles, and Assabet Rivers, pointing out blue-winged teal ducks in Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge and feral battle reenactors grazing in Minute Man National Historic Park. On dry land, guides summon outdoor enthusiasts for hiking and snowshoeing adventures, teaching tour-goers how to navigate the land and properly use hiking equipment. Their trips usually include a snack to keep passengers fueled throughout the excursion or provide a handy toll for bridge trolls.