Lake Waban reviews
Did this loop on Saturday in the glorious 60+ degree weather, with friends and their leashed dog. Parking is tough to find, probably not legal on the college campus, although with school out of... more »
We were tired of being indoors at our daughter's house so we went to the Campus of Wellesley College and discovered this beautiful Lake (Waban) There is a path that goes around it - perhaps a half... more »
Very nice and serene lake. It's so huge and maintained very well
A wonderful place to take a pleasant walk of 60-90 minutes. A path circles the entire lake and it passes through boardwalked wetland, woods, backyards of mansions, and the beautiful and historic Wellesley College campus. The lake is inhabited by ducks, geese and swans. It's fun any time of year. You can park in the campus garage, in visitor spaces, or in a lot near the athletic fields. The Davis museum on campus is free and worth a visit as well.
Plan your trip to Wellesley
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in Wellesley
Side trips from Wellesley
Trips to Lake Waban by other users
14 days in Greater Boston BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Boston 14 days in Canton BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES United First Parish Church Eleanor Cabot Bradley Estate Museum of American Bird Art at Mass Audubon 56 days in United States BY A USER FROM ITALY Miami Charleston Washington DC 31 days in Greater Boston BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Boston 60 days in Boston BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Ether Dome at Mass General Hospital Museum of Science Charles River 45 days in Providence BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Providence Athenaeum The Stephen Hopkins House RISD Museum