139 Thicket St, Weymouth, MA 02190, USA
Owned By: Town of Weymouth
Also known as Gifford Park, this small playground and athletic complex also offers access to the Great Pond Trail.
Small playground with play structure and baseball field.
Access to the 1.1-mile Great Pond Trail, which extends to Negus Park.
Habitats and Wildlife
Great Pond, located behind the park, provides drinking water for the Town of Weymouth. It is part of the Weymouth Back River watershed, with its waters flowing northeast toward Whitman’s Pond and the Weymouth Back River.
The woods here are primarily beech and pine, with some oak, maple, hemlock, yellow birch, and holly.
Historic Site: No
Boat Launch: No
Hours: Dawn to Dusk
Parking: Ample on-site parking.
Trail Difficulty: Easy
Benches, picnic tables, trash receptacles, playground equipment, baseball field.
Dogs: Dogs must remain on a leash no longer than 6 feet. Scoop the poop!
Boat Ramp: No
ADA Access: Yes
Scenic Views: Yes
Waterbody/Watershed: Weymouth Back River watershed