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Kayaking on Danvers River and Porter River - in Salem MA

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  Put in at Kernwood Street in
  Salem MA. Fee applies.
Paddle upstream to Pope's
  Landing and return.
Estimated round trip
  distance = 4+ miles
Kernwood / McCabe
  Park and Marina
  Best to start 1+ hour
  before high tide.
Optional paddle to North
  River during high tide.
Obear Park - alternate
  put in spot

Disclaimer: It is your responsibility to determine the legality, suitability and safety of this route for yourself.

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Kayaking on Danvers River and Porter River - in Salem MA

Other resources:
US Harbors: Salem Harbor Tides
Salem Sound Coastwatch: Kernwood Marina / McCabe Park
Salem Sound Coastwatch: Obear Park

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At the George McCabe Marina and Recreation Park (a.k.a. "Kernwood Park") on Kernwood Street in Salem MA.
Pictures taken June 2014.

$5 launch fee for kayaks apply as of June 2014.

The boat ramp at McCabe Marina.

Looking west from the ramp is the Route 107 / Route 1A bridge.