Walden Pond

Walden Pond boasts a variety of recreational activities and hiking trails to Thoreau’s historic house site. Pets are not permitted. Parking fee charged. All organized groups must make a reservation in advance.


915 Walden Street
Concord, MA 01742

Hours of Operation

Monday – Sunday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Visitor Center
Saturday – Sunday: 10:00 AM – 4:30 PM


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Parking is located in the large lot off Rt. 126

MA resident $8

Non-MA resident $15

Resident and non-resident status is determined by the vehicle license plate.

915 Walden Street, Concord, MA, USA