Splash and Explore Beaver Brook Reservation
GOOD FOR: Ages 0-4, Ages 5-8
RATING: (6)


Source:Submitted by SMGKatz
Address:Mill Street, Belmont and Waverly Oaks Road, Waltham
Fee: Free
Contact:

http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dcr/massparks/region-boston/beaver-brook-reservation.html

Bathrooms: Bathrooms, open seasonally, are by the playground on Route 60.

Venture down to the shallow brook where you can muck about in the mud, move rocks around to change the path of the brook and create small pools, and wade and splash!

Skip the splash deck and playground (or not) and venture down to the shallow brook where you can muck about in the mud, move rocks around to change the path of the brook and create small pools, wade and splash, and find small critters like water bugs and snails. On hot, sunny days, the brook is cool and shady. You can plunk down on the ground for a picnic or grab a picnic table. There's also a large open field next to the brook and some easy trails. Water shoes/water sandals are helpful because the rocks can be slippery and you can't always see where you're stepping. Bare feet are not recommended. Note that Beaver Brook spans Route 60 and the section described here is the "Waverly Oaks Southern Section." Across Route 60 and around the corner, there are also good hiking and exploring options. The splash deck/playground section is right along Route 60 and provides a large, sheltered picnic area as well as restrooms which are open seasonally. Heads-up: Lots of people walk their dogs along the brook and let them run in the field. Most are well-behaved, but many are off-leash.



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By: Guest
Posted: 12/29/2017 06:45

It is with the help of this article, I came to know more about beaver brook reservation. It is really great park with small pools and some shady plants too. There is also good hiking and exploring options too. Kids will surely love this place.  seo training center in kochi

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By: Guest
Posted: 11/28/2017 06:18
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Actually I was looking for a place for children to enjoy their weekend. Accidentally I have got information regarding this Beaver brook reservation. The playground offers a good experience for children. I think this is the best place for your children to get in touch with the nature.textile manufacturers usa

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By: Guest
Posted: 10/26/2017 07:21
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This is surely one of the best places for the children to enjoy especially during a hot summer day. The large open field offers good space for enjoying during the hot days as the atmosphere here is cool. Keep sharing details of more places like this. buy ipads wholesale

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By: Guest
Posted: 10/21/2017 12:08
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The same reservation system in India has created a lot of political chaos. It has been used as an political vote bank rather than benifiting people. 

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Posted: 03/24/2014 15:13
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