Explore Gooseberry Island In Massachusetts For Panoramic Ocean Views

There are plenty of nature spots to sneak away to in the Bay State, but only some of them have breathtaking views. Next time you’re near Westport, you need to take a day to explore Gooseberry Island in Horseneck Beach State Reservation. This 73-acre island at the mouth of Buzzards Bay is full of trails, wildlife, and panoramic views that will take your breath away. Whether you’ve been looking for a new and exciting nature outing, or you simply want to relax upon the water, Gooseberry Island is a Massachusetts attraction worth seeking out and exploring.

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Have you ever explored Gooseberry Island? How were the views? We’d love to hear about your experiences in the comments, and don’t forget to then go share photos from your Massachusetts outdoor adventures with us in our Massachusetts Nature Lovers group on Facebook, or by tagging us at #onlyinmassachusetts on Instagram for a chance to be featured!

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Address: Gooseberry Island, Westport, MA 02790, USA