Can you swim in Fresh Pond Cambridge?

Can you swim in Fresh Pond Cambridge?

No person shall fish, swim or bathe, boat or permit his or her animal to swim or bathe in Fresh Pond. Removal of or damage to any structure, sign, plant, tree or natural feature within the Reservation is strictly prohibited. No fires are permitted in the Reservation.

How long is the walk around Fresh Pond Cambridge?

Fresh Pond Reservation Loop Trail is a 2.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Belmont, Massachusetts that features a lake and is good for all skill levels.

Where does Cambridge get its water?

Cambridge water is supplied from the Stony Brook Watershed, nested within the Charles River Basin, in the towns of Lincoln, Lexington, Weston, and the City of Waltham. The water makes its way through tributaries and a series of reservoirs to its final destination in Fresh Pond.

Can you fish at Fresh Pond?

Fishing: Fresh Pond is stocked each spring with rainbow, brook and/or brown trout. Fresh Pond has produced Chain Pickerel, Black Crappie, Sunfish, Bullhead, and White Catfish that meet minimum sizes for recognition by the Sportfishing Awards Program.

Does Thoreau’s cabin still exist?

While Thoreau’s cabin was deconstructed shortly after Thoreau left Walden, its image still exists today. A number of replicas have been created near Walden Pond including one at the Thoreau Institute. The site of Thoreau’s cabin may be accessed through the Pond Path at the Walden Pond State Reservation.

What to do in Fresh Pond Mall Cambridge MA?

So, that being said, there are some fun places to visit in Fresh Pond “Mall”: Whole Foods, TJ Maxx (bargains!), Petsmart, and the liquor store, but in reverse order. Skip the movie theater… it smells like pee pee.

Is there a TJ Maxx in Fresh Pond?

Fresh Pond has a great TJ Maxx there. They have one of the bigger “Runway” collections and other great stuff! You are almost bound to walk out with something here. Whole Foods is also in the plaza, so you can also pick up some groceries all at the same time!

Is there enough parking at Fresh Pond Mall?

Also at peak hours there is never enough parking. Try coming here on a Saturday, it might take you 10-15 minutes to find a spot, and then another 10-15 minutes to get out (of the parking lot) between all the traffic in the lot, and the traffic on rt 2A.

Is there a TJ Maxx in Cambridge MA?

The whole foods is great and TJ maxx isn’t bad for a TJ maxx. It has the only petsmart in Cambridge. Trader joes and dunkin donuts are located across the street which is a good convenience. Parking is almost always easy. The annoying thing is the traffic that is almost always high in this neighborhood.