A retired reservoir, Spot Pond is now the home of many family picnics, kayaking rentals, and the Spot Pond Archaeological District containing ruins of significant old New England mills.
To access the island in the pond, there are no bridges so you’ll have to rent kayaks or canoes for your exploratory trip!
Where Shute Fell
In the hiking trails near Spot Pond, there is a marker ‘Where Shute Fell’, which has been a modern mystery for over 150 years in Boston!
Home to Stone Zoo
Stone Zoo is located on the shores of Spot Pond.