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  • Tue

    CANCELLED: Peek a Blue Hikes for You and Your Tots

    n/aHoughton’s Pond main parking lot, 840 Hillside St, Milton

    Cancelled: Peek a Blue Hike
    Tuesday, Nov 28,  11:00 am
    This event has been cancelled.  Hope to see you December 12th!

    (Click for all dates: Peek a Blue Hikes)

    Join the Friends of the Blue Hills for Peek a Blue Hikes… great for you and your tots!  Enjoy the outdoors with your children during our bi-weekly Peek a Blue Hikes series.  These hikes occur every other Tuesday at 11:00 am – 12:00 pm, weather permitting.  (For a full list of dates, see Peek a Blue Hikes page.)   Hikes start at Houghton’s Pond main parking lot.  Healthy snacks, juice and water will be provided and everyone is invited to bring a picnic lunch to enjoy at Houghton’s Pond after the hike concludes.  Mothers Groups and play groups are most welcome to join us!

    Upon request, the hikes are stroller friendly.

    Questions?  Email us at  To check for cancellations, visit our Facebook page.

    Thanks to our sponsors: AFC Urgent Care in Braintree and DedhamMilton Junior Woman’s Club and LLBean at Legacy Place.

Want to hike the Blue Hills, but don't know where to begin? Click here for recommendations to the best hiking near Boston. If you're interested in hiking Boston and Boston hiking, the Blue Hills Reservation offers great hikes near Boston. If you want to go hiking around Boston, be sure to check our suggested Boston hikes in the Blue Hills. The Blue Hills also offers a good place to find a South Shore MA mountain biking trail and you'll enjoy great Boston birding and birding near Boston. You'll also find a great swimming hole south of Boston at the Blue Hills Reservation and in general, great family fun South Shore.