This site uses cookies to improve your experience and the quality of our services. By using this site you agree to its use of cookies. More information Hide

Nixes Mate

Need a hotel nearby?

Sponsored links

Routes nearby

Places of Interest nearby

Matched content

Hotels nearby

Restaurants nearby

Sponsored links

🔎
Island
Location type: Island
Location address: Boston
Number of texts: 1
3 stars
Made by wikipedia.org | Reference AndyWorth | © CC 3.0
Made by wikipedia.org | Reference Wikipedia.org | © CC 3.0

Nixes Mate, also known as Nixes Island, Nix’s Mate and Nick’s Mate, is one of the smaller islands in the Boston Harbor Islands National Recreation Area. Located in Boston Harbor’s outer limits near the convergence of three major channels, the island lies about 5 nautical miles (9.3 km; 5.8 mi) from downtown Boston and about 0.6 nautical miles (1.1 km; 0.69 mi) east of Long Island Head Light. The island covers and uncovers with the tide and is not open to the public. It is described in the Light List as “Nixes Mate: black, white band midway of height, octagonal pyramid on square granite base”, Light List number 1-11450.

Classify this POI
Link to route

More information

Comments

Add comment