Fun on the Mystic River

Spend this summer making memories on the Mystic River! Mystic offers a variety of unique outdoor activities located on the beautiful CT waterfront. We’ve put together a list of some of our favorites! Let’s get this summer started!

Mystic Boat Adventures

Mystic Boat Adventures offers self-guided boat tours. This means fun for the whole family! People ages 18 and up with a valid driver’s license can drive and children ages 8 and up are allowed as passengers. A boating license is not required and 1-hour and 3-hour tours are offered. Make lasting memories with your loved-ones on a beautiful coastal boat tour. Visit their website for more information and FAQ.

The Sandbar Mystic

Interested in learning how to paddleboard? The Sandbar Mystic offers private lessons and paddleboard rentals. Opportunities are available for both experienced and non-experienced paddlers. Call (860)-393-4046 for reservations and more information.

Mystic River Park Boardwalk

Enjoy a beautiful stroll along the Mystic River park boardwalk. There are plenty of benches to sit on and enjoy the scenery and live music performers are scheduled in the summer. This is the perfect activity after partaking in a fun-filled day in downtown Mystic.

Schooner Argia Cruise

Take a day trip or sunset cruise aboard the Schooner Argia in downtown Mystic. This is the last commercial sailing ship left in Mystic! Filled with lots of history and beautiful views, you won’t want to miss this amazing opportunity. More information about the Argia and cruise options is available on their website.

Mystic has activities for the whole family. After spending much of 2020 inside it’s time to get out and enjoy some fresh air! You won’t want to miss all of the fun Mystic has to offer. Plan a summer trip to Mystic today! Be sure to photograph your summer adventures on the Mystic River and tag us @ThinkMystic for a chance to be featured!