Nantasket resides on a peninsula that forms the southern edge of Boston Harbor. The city's skyline can be clealy seen across the harbor. Situated in the town of Hull, it's been a popular summer beach destination for Bostonians since the 1800s. Community band concerts are popular summertime events here.
This state reservation is comprised of 26 acres along 1.33 miles of beachfront property. It is a long, sandy beach with multiple sandbar surfing peaks.The historic Paragon Carousel serves as a memorial to the area's well-known amusement park history.