Stony Brook Reservation


95 Turtle Pond Parkway, Hyde Park, MA 02136
Transit friendly
Dogs Allowed

Details of Stony Brook Reservation

Overview of Stony Brook Reservation

This small forest in the middle of Boston offers activities to the whole family. Explore the trails on foot or bike, or head to Turtle Pond for some fishing. In the park's southern end, you'll find athletic fields and a pool and spray deck.

Hours for Stony Brook Reservation

Sunrise to sunset

Parking at Stony Brook Reservation

Free parking can be found in lots across the park.

Activities at Stony Brook Reservation

A man fishing as the sun sets.


You'll find plenty of sunfish and perch in Turtle Pond.
A person walking along a trail.

Hiking & walking

Explore up to 12 miles of quiet trails though an urban forest.

All Activities at Stony Brook Reservation

  • Baseball
  • Biking
  • Canoeing and kayaking
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Educational programs
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Horseback riding
  • Ice skating
  • Mountain biking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Soccer

Facilities at Stony Brook Reservation

  • Athletic fields - closed
  • Bandstand
  • Bathhouses - closed
  • Boat ramp
  • First-aid station - closed
  • Grills
  • Ice skating rink
  • Playground - closed
  • Picnic area - closed
  • Restrooms - closed
  • Spray deck
  • Tennis court - closed
  • Wading pool
  • Swimming pool

Accessibility at Stony Brook Reservation

  • Accessible fishing
  • Accessible playground - closed
  • Accessible restrooms - closed

Restrictions at Stony Brook Reservation

  • No alcohol
  • No littering
  • Dogs must remain on-leash