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Francis William Bird Park

Polley Lane, Walpole, MA 02032
+1 508-668-6136
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Pleasant Park

The park is maintained by the Trustees of Reservations. There are several ponds and many... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Milton, Massachusetts
Walkable neighborhood park

Great walkers park in East Walpole, MA managed by the Trustees of reservations. There are walking... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
Christopher L
Walpole, Massachusetts
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Stroll meandering pathways and cross artisan-built stone bridges at this family-friendly park of open fields, groves of trees, and frog ponds.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Polley Lane, Walpole, MA 02032
+1 508-668-6136
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The park is maintained by the Trustees of Reservations. There are several ponds and many attractive trees. Paths are well maintained and the walking is easy. Restrooms are available. Worth a detour, but not a journey.

Thank jakegreenville
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Great walkers park in East Walpole, MA managed by the Trustees of reservations. There are walking paths, at least seven different bridges, tennis courts, basketball courts, and a playground. There are little ponds and yes they attract water fowl but what body of water doesn't?...More

Thank Christopher L
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Bird Park continues to impress me with it's beauty. There's plenty of trails to walk, several benches throughout the park, and a nice amount of shade to stay out of the sunlight. They put on concerts and movie nights sometimes too.

Thank kfrank17
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

I've lived near this park for almost 2 years and love visiting. It's wonderful for all types of activities; walks, running (on pavement or in the woods), picnics, games, dogs, kids playing. Summer greenery and flowers are beautiful. They have events in the summer. Sometimes...More

Thank Maria A
Reviewed 7 June 2017

I did a nice 3 mile run around the park which basically meant I ran on every trail. There is a nice network of trails, some stone, some dirt, some grass. You can wander all around the park and never get too far from where...More

Thank dave d
Reviewed 27 May 2017

i can only imagine from walking the stone pathways how many of the Boston Gentry who summered on the Neponset River in Plymtonville may have as well walked here with their paroles and picnic baskets. This is truly a gem of a park and should...More

Thank curtinj
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

The old guy loves this place... and although they say Leashesleashesleashes, they're pretty understanding for the sixteen year old wizard of walpole... the paths are great, the fields are in crowded during the week, and everyone is friendly except for one young dognazi... Duncan did...More

Thank Frank B
Reviewed 25 January 2017

I have yet to find as beautiful a spot as Bird Park. Every season of the year it is beautiful. Wander the trails, sit and enjoy and commune with nature right in suburban Walpole

1  Thank Susan S
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Having lived in East Walpole now for 25 years this is one of my favorite places to take a nice walk, go for a run or just sit and enjoy nature.

1  Thank Robert R
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Visited today with my young son and our dog. An individual was hanging around the bathhouse (appeared to be drinking alcohol but seemed to be keeping to himself. Not something I wanted my son to witness. Since we made a couple of loops around we...More

Thank SammyDog10
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