Prospect Hill Park

Waltham, MA


Description: Prospect Hill Park's steep hills, vernal pools, and dense woods open up to scenic outlooks east and west. There are trails for all levels, and paved roads throughout the park. Its highest point, Big Prospect at 485 feet, looks towards Mount Monadnock on a clear day. The Little Prospect trail, with views of Boston, is handicap accessible.

Climb: intense

Accessible Notice: For information regarding accessible service, please see the MBTA website. More Information

Bicycle-friendly Notice: There are some restrictions in bringing a bicycle on the T. More Information

Dog-friendly Notice: Service dogs are permitted on the MBTA at all times. Otherwise, dogs are not permitted during peak hours. Peak hours run from 7-10am and 4-7pm on weekdays. More Information

Transit Directions

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Map of MBTA-friendly Entrances for Prospect Hill Park