Address: 80 Ferncroft Road
Amenities: Picnic tables, Walking trails
Ferncroft Pond Open Space provides 3/4 mile of nature trails through the woods and wetlands surrounding the pond. The area boasts a healthy beaver population and a new trail provides a relaxing spot to view a beaver dam. The area around the pond is wetlands and some vernal pools can be found during certain months. Ferncroft Pond provides a quiet, safe habitat for wildlife in an otherwise busy area. Located in close proximity to both North Shore Community College and Essex Technical High School, Ferncroft Pond is easily accessible to those who attend the schools.