Ward Reservation

Ward Reservation

Prospect Road | Andover and North Andover, MA



Ward Reservation offers something for everyone. Drumlin hilltops, including Boston, Shrub, and Holt offer exceptional hiking opportunities with vistas encompassing Boston and Salem. More than ten miles of trails and former woods roads are ideal for walking, horseback riding, mountain biking, and cross country skiing.A rare quaking bog is accessed via boardwalk with an interpretive brochure for the bog at trailhead kiosks. Ward Reservation is one of 111 properties in the Commonwealth – including working farms, historic homesteads and gardens, community parks, barrier beaches and mountain vistas – owned and managed by the non-profit organization The Trustees of Reservations. For more information and to download a map visit: www.thetrustees.org/ward.


The area from Boston, Massachusetts' doorstep extending to the New Hampshire border is a diverse and beautiful place with historical and cultural significance. Distances are short, prices are reasonable, and the people are friendly and welcoming. Known for cozy hotels and inns, delicious restaurants, fascinating museums and great beaches, North of Boston, MA is the ideal vacation destination. The North of Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau proudly promotes the thirty-four cities and towns of Essex County as a tourism destination.

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