Viva Fall River

Fall River Shines as Outdoor Hub in ‘Explore New England’

Jan 18, 2024 | Recreation / Outdoors

Fall River’s feature in the TV series “Explore New England” is marking the city as the perfect spot for outdoor adventures. The recent airing of the episode is just one aspect of a larger conversation about how Fall River can be a center of recreational tourism. Read the article below to learn more:

By: María Alejandra Trujillo, BNN,

“The television series “Explore New England” has brought the spotlight on Fall River, Massachusetts, a city often overlooked for outdoor activities, showcasing it as a haven for nature enthusiasts and recreational visitors. The episode, titled “Fall River Rising,” originally aired on NESN and ENE’s YouTube channel in December and is now set for a local premiere, organized by the city tourism organization, Viva Fall River.

Unveiling the Hidden Gem

The show, hosted by Tom Richardson, delves into various outdoor pursuits in Fall River, including mountain biking, kayaking, fishing, and hiking. The emphasis lies on family-friendly and accessible activities, making it a wholesome guide for outdoor adventure seekers. The filming, which took place in June, features local attractions like the Southeastern Massachusetts Bioreserve, the South Watuppa Pond, the Quequechan River Rail Trail, and sailing programs at Heritage State Park, thereby capturing the essence of Fall River’s natural beauty and recreational opportunities.”

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Photo Credit: Explore New England