Note that all driving directions are given as if starting out from the center of the watershed. Also, abbreviations are as follows:
- N, S, E, W = North, South, East, West
- R, L = Right, Left
- NB, SB = North Bound, South Bound
- (town name) = toward named town
Great Cedar Swamp
Route 1 at Walpole-Foxborough town line to Water Street W (Walpole), L on Summer Street, R on Winter Street.
Access via abandoned RR tracks. The abandoned RR tracks became a commuter rail line in the fall of 2019. Please do not use the RR tracks for access!
Walpole Town Forest
Walking, fishing, Bay Circuit Trail.
I-95 exit 9 to Route 1 S, R on Old Post Road, bear quick L on Common Street., L into Walpole High lot. Trails start behind school and playing fields. Also access from Common Street turn R onto South Street, 1 mile to parking area on L.
Spring Brook Conservation Area
Fishing, walking, ice skating.
Route 1 to Route 27 W (Walpole), R onto Washington Street, park on L near boulders opposite Stone Street.
Stone Street W (toward Walpole center) from Spring Brook Cons Area. Park L.
Mine Brook Conservation Land
S on Route 1A from Walpole Center, R onto Remberton Street, L onto John Turco Drive, L onto Leonard Road, trail starts at end of cul de sac.
Ice-skating, canoeing, walking.
Route 1A in Walpole Center to Route 27 W (Medfield), 0.6 miles to parking area on R.
Elm Street Conservation Area
Park at Turner Pond and walk 100 yards W on 27. Trails start on L at white sign.
Route 1 to 27 W (Walpole), R on Route 1A in Walpole Center, R onto Plimpton Street. Entrance on L of Plimpton after River, park on Plimpton or Hemlock Street.
Bird Pond Path
Canoeing, walking, fishing.
Route 1 to Route 27 W (Walpole), R on Washington Street, left on Bird Drive. Trailhead is 100 yards up Bird Drive on L.
Bird Park (Francis William Park)
Route 1 at Walpole-Norwood town line to Union Street W (Walpole), L on Pleasant Street, R on Wolcott Avenue, enter ahead on L.
Walking. Learn more.
Route 1 to 27 W (Walpole), R on Route 1A at Walpole Center, L on Fisher Street, entrance is just before Brook Street on L.
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