Activities & Resources
Blue Hills Reservation050in Milton, MA 02186
about Blue Hills Reservation:
The reservation boasts 20 hilltops, more than 50 prehistoric sites, 16 historic structures listed in the National Register of Historic Places, 3 National Environmental Study Areas, and a National Historic Landmark - the Blue Hills Meteorological Observatory. On Route 138, the Trailside Museum, operated for the DCR by the Massachusetts Audubon Society, houses excellent exhibits of the reservation's natural and cultural history and offers a variety of public programs. Ponkapoag Golf Course, also within the reservation on Route 138, is an outstanding 36-hole course. Downhill skiing on man-made snow is seasonally available at Great Blue Hill.