Grassy Walks

Swanson Meadow

1002Summer St, Duxbury, MA 02332, USA

Owned By: Town of Duxbury

Open fields surrounded by woodlands with some old stone walls and foundations.


This small property is located on Route 53. If you’re traveling north, it is on the left side, just after the Keene Street intersection.

Trail Description

No trails, but there are open fields to explore. Please be mindful of private property.

Habitats and Wildlife

Grassy open fields surrounded by woodlands with cedar, oak, maple, pine and holly, plus one large rhododendron. The northern field has some wet areas close to the road. The property lies within the watershed of Phillips Brook, a tributary to the South River.

1002Summer St, Duxbury, MA 02332, USA

Historic Site: No

Park: No

Beach: No

Boat Launch: No

Lifeguards: No

Size: 5 acres

Hours: Dawn to Dusk

Parking: Limited on-site parking near the property sign.

Cost: Free

Trail Difficulty: Easy

Dogs: Dogs must remain on leash.

Boat Ramp: No

ADA Access: No

Scenic Views: Yes

Waterbody/Watershed: Phillips Brook (South River watershed)

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