Wilson Mountain Reservation

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Wilson Mountain Reservation
Metropolitan Park System of Greater Boston
Trail leading into Wilson Mountain Reservation, Dedham MA.jpg
Trail leading into the reservation
Country United States
State Massachusetts
County Norfolk
Town Dedham
Location Common Street
 - prominence 279 ft (85 m)
 - coordinates 42°15′33″N 71°11′51″W / 42.25917°N 71.19750°W / 42.25917; -71.19750Coordinates: 42°15′33″N 71°11′51″W / 42.25917°N 71.19750°W / 42.25917; -71.19750
Area 213 acres (86 ha) [1]
Location of Wilson Mountain Reservation
Website: Wilson Mountain Reservation
U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Wilson Mountain Reservation

Wilson Mountain Reservation is a protected woodland park in Dedham, Massachusetts. It features hiking trails, open space and a summit view of the Boston skyline,[2] and is an important wildlife preserve. At 213 acres (0.86 km2), it is the largest remaining open space in Dedham.[1]

The reservation is part of the Metropolitan Park System of Greater Boston.


  1. ^ a b "Wilson Mountain Reservation". MassParks. Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs, Department of Conservation and Recreation. Retrieved August 23, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Partnership Announced to Manage Wilson Mountain Reservation in Dedham" (Press release). The Trustees of Reservations. September 8, 2008. Retrieved 13 December 2009. 

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