Breakheart Reservation

Address
177 Forest St., Saugus, MA 01906
Handicapped Accessible
Dogs Allowed

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Overview

Breakheart includes two lakes and a large forest.

Hours

Sunrise to sunset

Parking

Free parking is available on-site. 

Activities

A person walking through trails.

Hiking

Explore the reservation through a large trail system. Climb to vistas with views of Boston, New Hampshire, and central Massachusetts.
Children swimming

Swimming

Supervised swimming at Pearce Lake draws a crowd each summer.
A park ranger speaking with children about nature.

Educational programs

Topics include history of the park and nature themes.

All Activities

  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Horseback riding
  • Swimming
  • Fishing
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Educational programs

Facilities

  • Grilling
  • First aid
  • Pavilion
  • Playground
  • Picnic areas
  • Restrooms
  • Visitors Center
  • Weddings

Accessibility

  • Accessible education programs
  • Accessible hiking trails
  • Accessible picnicking
  • Accessible restrooms
  • Accessible visitors center
  • Available beach wheelchairs

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