Grape Island is rich with fruity goodness – not grapes, but raspberries, bayberries and elderberries, all growing wild amid the scrubby...
This small island has served many purposes over the years, first farming then fish drying and smelting. In 1900 it was the site of a...
Two deadly shipwrecks may bode badly for seafarers, but that doesn’t seem to stop recreational boaters, swimmers and sunbathers from...
Peddocks Island information
One of the largest Harbor Islands, Peddocks consists of four headlands connected by sandbars. Hiking trails wander through marsh, pond and coastal environs. But the dominant feature of Peddocks Island is the remains of Fort Andrews, a large facility with more than 20 buildings. Peddocks’ proximity to the mainland ensured its use as a military stronghold, from the Revolutionary War right through WWII.