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Trail Running at Houghton's Pond (Milton Boot Camp)
Join Milton Boot Camp for a three-mile trail run that also includes a gut-busting abs workout. Bring water.
More About Houghton's Pond Recreation Area
This swimming and fishing pond is part of the Blue Hills Reservation that's operated by the Department of Conservation and Recreation. The pond itself is 24-acres wide and up to 42 feet deep. Seasonally, there is stocked fishing, supervised swimming, a concession pavilion and visitor's center. Surrounding the pond is a playground, ball fields and available hiking as part of the Reservation's 125 miles of trails. Supervised swimming is open in July and August from 10am to 6pm daily.