What to Do

On the Water

Boating

For pleasure boaters or sailors making their first cruise to Nantucket, the site of the Congregational Church steeple and rooftops rising above the horizon before the town itself can be seen, landfall on Nantucket is a special feeling. more >

Fishing

The waters around Nantucket are teeming with a variety of game fish, sure to please anglers of any stripe. When fishing on Nantucket, it’s important to match your expectations with the proper tackle and location. more >

Surfing

You may not see palm trees, or grass skirts, but the Old Grey Lady has a well deserved reputation as one of New England’s top surfing destinations. more >


Beetle Cat's brightly colored sails brighten the harbor.

Inquirer and Mirror photo