Located just off of North Main Street on the West side - Martin's Pond and Clarke Park are popular community resources for North Reading. The shallow pond was formed 11,000 years ago by a glacier and encompasses 92 acres of fresh water and the deepest point is just about 7 feet.
Clarke Park sits on the shore of the pond and features a playground and a beach and hosts numerous communtiies activities throughout the year including the Haunted Halloween Playground and a Bass Fishing Tournment.
While Martin's Pond is a "back yard" for some 100 homes, all North Reading residents can easily enjoy year roud fun wiht friends and neighbors ranging from picnicing, volleyball, fishing and ice fishing, canoeing, musical events.
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