Pond Parkway, Newton
Open year-round, dawn to dusk. Hammond
Pond, a wooded reservation with a large, scenic pond, is located
in the Chestnut Hill section of Newton adjacent to the city's Webster
Conservation Area. It is a natural forest with wooded trails and
large geological formations. Nearby Lost Pond has a quaking bog
and system of natural trails.
MBTA: Green Line (D) to Chestnut Hills Station.
By Car:Take Route 9 east or west to
the Hammond Pond Parkway Exit. Just north of the Parkway is the
parking lot on the left as one enters the Chestnut Hill Shopping
Lost Pond is south off Hammond Pond Parkway. Reservation can be
accessed through Newton Conservation Land off Dudley Road.