From rugby and skiing to yoga, football and basketball, there is something to do outdoors here in Boston year round. If you want to get in on all of the action, here are a few places to get your outdoor groove on.
1 Boston Touch Rugby
Rugby isn't just for Europeans to enjoy. Just ask the folks over at Boston Touch Rugby. The season starts in June and gets together everyt Thursday night until August. Beginners through advanced levels, all age players can sign up now on the website for a fun season.
Joe Moakley Park 1005 Columbia Road Boston, MA 02127
2 Waterfront Yoga
There is nothing quite like kicking off the morning with a rejuvenating yoga class, but at the Battery Wharf Hotel, they take it to another level offering outdoor classes at their on-site spa, exhale. The waterfront property overlooks Boston Harbor and offers a gorgeous seaside view from the serenity of your yoga mat. Classes here are held Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays. If you stay at the hotel, the Flow Yoga classes are included with your visit.
Battery Wharf Hotel 3 Battery Wharf Boston, MA 02109
3 Outdoor football, basketball, softball, soccer and skiing
From soccer and football to basketball and softball, you can get your outdoor sports on at Boston Ski & Sports Club. Located just a few minutes outside of Boston, you can sign up for an all men’s or women’s team or join a coed team for some action packed fun. Leagues vary for all levels based on experience. Each sport is held in various locations throughout Massachusetts so be sure to check the website for details when signing up.
Boston Ski & Sports Club 51 Water Street Watertown, MA 02472
4 Outdoor Climbing
There is only one place to go to learn outdoor rock climbing and that’s Boston Rock Gym where the professionals here offer private and group classes for beginners through advanced levels looking to traverse different rock types and challenges. If you are a newbie, sign up for a full introductory day to outdoor climbing to learn the basics, including learning how to tie knots, what gear to wear and climbing techniques.
Boston Rock Gym 78G Olympia Avenue Woburn, MA 01801
5 Minuteman Field Hockey
Field hockey enthusiasts of all ages can sign up for the mixed field hockey club that combines people with competitive hockey in a social atmosphere. The group plays both indoors and outdoors and has levels appropriate for all ages. The groups play outdoors on college campuses at MIT, Harvard and Boston University.