Alewife Brook Reservation in Boston, MA

Open year round, dawn to dusk The 120-acre Alewife Reservation is among metropolitan Boston’s largest urban wilds and provides habitat for an array of indigenous and migratory birds including Osprey and the Great Blue Heron. The anadromous Herring migrates each spring from the Atlantic Ocean to the Reservation’s Little Pond and Blair Pond to spawn. A major portion of the Alewife Reservation is designated wetland and contains Little Pond, the Little River, and the Alewife Brook. A wooded uplands and meadow provides the opportunity to view the unusual mating ritual of the woodcock, a rare sight in an urban area.

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Fitchburg Cutoff
Boston 02140 MA US
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