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Beaches, Lakes and Ponds

Forge Pond

Swimming, Fishing, Pickinicking and Boating. Shack open during summers. Playground area and restrooms.

Town Beach at Forge Village off of Route 225 (Plain Road), Westford. Map.

Edwards Beach

At the end of Williams Avenue off of Plain Road, Nabnasett, Westford. $5 fee.

Swimming, Fishing, Pickinicking and Boating. Map.

Wyman Beach

No longer available to public.

East Boston Camps

East Boston Camps.

During the months of July and August limited access available due to camps in session.

During other times of year, road to the camp is closed and parking is only allowed at the camp entrance.

Walking, jogging, fishing and swimming. Restrictions apply, please read guidelines.

 

 

westford ponds

Canoe Access

Stony Brook

Canoe access is located on River Street. Map.

Keyes Pond

Canoe access available.

Beaver Brook

Canoe access available at Beaver Brook Road. Map.

Long Sought For Pond

Canoe access available.

 

Hiking, Walking, Ice Skating, Cross country skiing

Grassy Pond

Located in Conservation land so has no sanctioned fishing or swimming.

In the winter, Grassy Pond can be used for skating and cross country skiing.

In the summer a 1/2 mile trail around the pond is great for short hikes, walking and jogging.

Kennedy Pond

Located in Conservation land so has no sanctioned fishing or swimming.

 

Other Cities

NARA Park

Ledge Rock Way, Acton
$7/person or $25/family
It is sunny and open, with a playground next to it. There are also pedal boats to rent for $5.

Walden Pond

Walden Pond State Reservation
915 Walden St., Concord
978-369-3254
$5 parking fee. But you need to arrive early, probably before 10:00 am (9:30 am on weekend), to find

space and be permitted to enter. There are also scenic trails to walk around the lake in the woods.