Chilmark Pond Preserve

Area

Overview

  • Directions

    Geolocation is not allowed
  • Size

    8.89 acres

Contact Information

Stewardships

Description

On the down-slope of the Abel’s Hill, this property offers high and long views of Chilmark Pond and the Atlantic Ocean. Canoe drop is sited near the pond's vortex, providing a wide view for birders. Also included are two stretches of Atlantic Ocean beach:  accessible via canoe and kayak only.

Access is opposite the Abel’s Hill Cemetery on South Road via the driveway marked with Land Bank logo.  Parking and access are limited. Beach accessed only by canoe and kayak: land only on the marked Land Bank beaches.

Allowed Activities
Birdwatching
Hiking
Fishing
Kayaking
Swimming
Good For
Families
Dogs

Additional Information

Swimming

at ocean beach only

Hours

Sunrise to sunset

Dogs

  • Upland area: On a leash, April 1 - Aug 31 only
  • On beach: Labor Day - Memorial Day only