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Description - *Information Provided By Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation*

Quincy Shore Drive links Wollaston Beach with Caddy memorial Park and Moswetuset Hummock. Moswetuset Hummock, on the beach's northern end, is a National Historic Site. Once a summer campsite of Native Americans during the 1600's, it is a mixture of woodland trails and open marshland. The site which has a short loop trail, offers views of Quincy Bat and 144-acre Squantum Marsh.

Attractions - The 2.3 mile beach is popular for its jogging/bicycling trail and swimming. Caddy Park on the southern end of the beach has over 15 acres of fields and marsh as well as a play area, lookout tower and picnic tables.

Recreation - Bath House
Hiking
Bicycling
Fishing
Observation Tower
Picnic Area
Swimming
Tot Lot

Climate - Boston experiences a continental climate that is very common in New England, but with distinct maritime influences due to its position on the Atlantic Ocean. Summers are typically hot and humid, while winters are cold, windy and snowy.

Location - MBTA Caddy Park – Red Line to Wollaston Station, proceed to Hancock Street, turn right and walk one block to Beach Street, turn left on beach and continue on Quincy Shore Drive.
Moswetuset Hummock – Red Line to North Quincy Station, MBTA Bus #211 to Squantum, exit at East Squantum Street and Quincy Shore Drive, proceed to the small wooded knoll 200 yards east.


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