Bird Park, Walpole



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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.

Clark’s Pond

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.

Turner Pond

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.

Pinnacle Point

Walking, fishing.
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.

Adams Farm

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.

Help us to keep this park listing up-to-date.  Please inform Outreach Director, Nancy Fyler of any needed updates; write to fyler@neponset.org or call 781-575-0354 x307.