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Ipswich River, Ipswich

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  • Ipswich offers small-town charm and a beautiful river setting. Don't miss a stroll behind the shops and over the bridge. You will see gardens and an interesting fish ladder. The Visitors Centre is in....  more »
  • A river with many faces and many moods; my husband keeps saying it reminds him of rivers in France but he refuses to specify "why." At any rate, the Ipswich river will never bore you. Trust us. It's.....  more »
  • Many walking trails along the river. The wharf area, Riverwalk and Ebsco dam is downtown and Bradley Palmer State Park for quiet, shaded and wooded walks.  more »
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  • Obviously the best part of the river runs thru Ipswich proper. A diverse river offering lazy paddle opportunities above the downtown dam at Ebsco to the extreme tidal currents at her mouth there is something for everyone. Caution: deranged beaver have been known to attack kayakers.

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