MA Boaters Begin Hitting the Water

Newburyport Harbor | Photo by Botteville, via Wikimedia Commons With the arrival of warmer weather, boaters are getting a good start on the season.

“We’re getting started early this year,” said [Newburyport, Massachusetts] harbormaster Paul Hogg. “It’s been warm lately, and there hasn’t been much ice coming down the river this spring.”

Everyone is ready for the season to begin, he said.

“The docking is in place on the riverwalk and at Cashman Park, and my boats are in the water. Boat owners themselves are starting.”

Read about boaters in Newburyport, Massachusetts getting a jump on the season.