Blue Hills Trailside Museum 1904 Canton Ave, Milton, MA02186 The Blue Hills Trailside Museum is owned by the Department of Conservation and Recreation and managed by Mass…More Audubon, which is one of the largest conservation organizations in New England. As a natural history museum, it features exhibits on Blue Hills, non-releasable wildlife and programs about Birds of Prey, Changing Species and other topics.
Houghton's Pond Recreation Area 695 Hillside St, Milton, MA02186 This swimming and fishing pond is part of the Blue Hills Reservation that's operated by the Department of Conservation…More 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.