June 30 - Esker Pt, Groton to Wooden Boat Show at Mystic Seaport, 10 am - 4 pm. Paddle nine miles to Mystic and back to see the beautiful wooden boats. Google Maps "Esker Point Beach, Groton, CT" for directions. We park in the lot across the street from the beach behind the restaurant. You should be able to self rescue, and able to kayak the distance required. Sea kayaks 14 feet and up recommended.