North Reading

Kid Spot

Highlights: This is a decent-sized, very shaded playground set back from the road and next door to an elementary school.  There’s plenty for a little kid to do, though the swings are on the high side. The larger structure has cool treehouse-like spaces at the top big enough for kids to congregate. Bummers: There is […] Read more…

Clarke Park

Highlights: This park is set at the edge of Martin’s Pond, so there’s a pretty nice view, in addition to a decent variety of activities within and beyond the playground. My daughter loved the merry-go-round and rolling slide. The sand volleyball court also doubles the world’s biggest sandbox. Bummers: Whoever decided it was a good idea to […] Read more…