Day Trips

Outing Club

Coming in July and August are some new and exciting adventures! Day trips will be planned to play in the outdoors. Kayaking, bike rides, boat trips and hikes await you this summer! Stay tuned!


Seaport Grille in Gloucester
Thursday, July 19th

Meet at the COA at 10:30 AM for a day trip to have lunch at the Seaport Grille and a tour of Gloucester.  The Seaport Grille is known for serving delicious seafood and Thursdays is “Lobster Roll Special Day”. The cost of transportation is $30.00 and lunch will be on your own. We will meet in the parking lot near Town Hall at 10:15 AM. Space is limited so please call the COA to reserve your spot.


Block Island
Wednesday, August 15
Time: 8:00 AM
Cost: $119.00

Depart from the Bedford Town Hall; near the Police Station, on a luxury Silver Fox motor coach.  Your first destination is Point Judith, Rhode Island, where you’ll board your ferry for an invigorating one hour ride to Block Island. Here, you will enjoy a 1¼ hour tour across the island with a native Block Island guide. A delicious luncheon also awaits you at the National Hotel. This unique property offers Victorian Charm and fine cuisine along with an ocean view. Entrees include Grilled Salmon, Chicken Breast, or Seafood Cakes, served with salad, starch, vegetables, rolls, a dessert & beverage. You will also have time to browse the shops and enjoy the atmosphere in this very elegant and beautiful small town. Departing for home at 4:00 PM.



Many who come to the COA enjoy going on daytrips to historic, cultural, and just plain fun destinations throughout Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Connecticut and Maine. We have been to museums, on cruises, to flower shows, to the symphony and theater, and to the gems of New England's history. Here is a small album of day-trip happy memories.