Directions to Cove Marina

Cove Marina is the friendliest marina on the Merrimack River and on Newburyport Harbor. We're located just off Route 1 and just a minute from Newburyport MA.

Cove Marina, 8 Friedenfels St., Salisbury MA 01952

(978) 462-4998 |

From The Sea:

The Merrimack River entrance is marked with a red and white Mo (A) buoy near N 42° 48.5’, W 070° 47’. Cove Marina is located about 3.5 miles up the river, on the right hand side, immediately after the US1 Bridge. For vessels with height above 35’, during the summer the bridge opens regularly by hailing VHF Channel 13. For a marine chart of the approach visit and hover the mouse over the chart to scroll and zoom. Cove Marina monitors VHF Channel 10. If you would like docking assistance upon arrival or departure please call us with plenty of lead time.

For a video of the transient approach click here

Latitude & Longitude: 42.819540, -70.871280

GPS Coordinates: 42° 49' 10.3368'' N, 70° 52' 16.5972'' W

From Interstate 95 North or South:

Cove Marina is located on the North bank of the Merrimack River, just west of the U.S. Route 1 Newburyport Bridge (NOAA Chart 13282).

Take exit 58 MA-110 East toward Salisbury, go about 2 miles and turn right onto US-1, go about 1.5 miles and turn right on Friedenfels Street (last turn before the bridge), you will pass under a railroad bridge and then the marina will be on your immediate left.

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