Huntley Playground

161 Lake Drive, Plymouth, MA, USA

Plymouth Parks & Forestry: 508-830-4162, ext. 12116

Owned By: Town of Plymouth

Small, partially fenced-in playground in a neighborhood setting with short nature trail to Mare Pond. Also known as Buttermilk Bay Playground. Shady setting, surrounded by trees.


Established in 1980, this park was dedicated to the memory of Charles and Marion Huntley.

This land is within the region of the Herring Ponds Wampanoag. To learn more about our local tribes, we encourage you to interact with their members. The Herring Pond Wampanoag also share information on their website. 

Trail Description

A very short trail extends behind the playground, downhill and through the woods to a spot overlooking Mare Pond.

Habitats and Wildlife

This property is within the watershed of Red Brook, which flows through Plymouth and Wareham into Buttermilk Bay, between Bourne and Wareham. A 2-mile natural channel connects Buttermilk Bay to Buzzards Bay.

Pleasantly shady, this playground is surrounded by pines and oaks on 3 sides.


161 Lake Drive, Plymouth, MA, USA

Historic Site: No

Park: Yes

Beach: No

Boat Launch: No

Lifeguards: No

Size: 0.5 acre

Hours: Dawn to Dusk

Parking: Limited roadside parking (3 vehicles).

Cost: Free

Trail Difficulty: Easy


Benches, play structure, swings, zip line.


Dogs: Dogs must remain on leash. Scoop the poop!

Boat Ramp: No

ADA Access: No

Scenic Views: Yes

Waterbody/Watershed: Red Brook (Buzzards Bay)

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