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Wild Wednesdays

We're holding in-person hikes and interpretive programs focusing on Boston’s Urban Wilds.

Join us for a walk in the woods on Wednesdays throughout the summer. Hikes will explore different wilderness areas of Boston. They will last about one hour and will travel one to two miles through the woods.

Hikes will be led by a Boston Park Ranger or Boston Park employee and will include some interpretive programming. Pre-registration is required and space is limited.

Upcoming events

Upcoming events

Be prepared

Don’t forget to check the weather before the event! Properly dressing and preparing for a hike ensures that the day will not only be fun, but safe.

Suggested to bring (weather dependent):
  1. Water
  2. Jacket
  3. A hat
  4. Bug spray
  5. Close-toed shoes
  6. Sunscreen

More information

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Urban Wilds

The Urban Wilds form an essential part of the City's open space system.

View of pond with trees.
Emerald Necklace

The 1,100-acre chain of nine parks is linked by parkways and waterways.

Park Rangers

The Boston Park Rangers serve the public in the tradition of "park keepers."

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