Mystic River Reservation
Mystic River Parkway
Medford, MA 02153
State Park: Bike, Birding, Hike, Picnic, Walk, Water Sports
The banks of the Mystic River are almost entirely publicly owned, from the Amelia Earhart Dam at the mouth of the Mystic Lakes, making it one of the Commonwealth’s best protected streams. The river has been much altered since the 1800’s when its shores were largely saltmarsh.