Newton: Auburndale Cove




Auburndale Cove: West Pine Street, Newton MA

Located on the Charles River in the heart of Auburndale, the Cove is a 30-acre park popular for its fishing, bird watching, walking trails and outdoor recreation resources. Ducks, swans, snakes and turtles frequent the site, delighting our campers and providing excellent learning opportunities. Large fields and open picnic areas are also ideal for active games and movement.

Things to Know

  • Offered for Explorers (Ages 3-6) & Hikers (Ages 7-9)

  • Program runs from 9:00am-1:00pm

  • 8:30am early drop-off and extended day until 3:00pm are available

  • Please bring a NUT-FREE lunch

  • Mid-morning snack of Rold Gold pretzels will be provided

  • A Fla-Vor-Ice popsicle is given at the end of each day

  • Children MUST be potty-trained


Health Forms

Due to Massachusetts state regulations, all children attending PUDDLESTOMPERS Drop-off Programs must submit a full health record (including a physical and all immunizations) and a completed consent form.  These forms must be submitted by May 31st, or upon registration if registering after May 31stIf these forms are not received by the beginning of your child's program, your child will not be allowed to attend per Board of Health regulations and no refunds will be given.  You can email all health forms to, or mail your health forms to:

PUDDLESTOMPERS Nature Exploration
1 Bridge Street, Suite 105
Newton, MA

Auburndale Cove Summer 2020 Schedule


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Early Drop-off & Extended Day

Early drop-off at 8:30am and extended day 1:00-3:00pm are available at this location. If you would like to register less than a week before the start of your program, you must speak with a PUDDLESTOMPERS Staff member first, or email us at You can register for early drop-off and extended day here


Children MUST be potty trained in order to attend this program. Please review our full list of our Policies, including our refund and cancellation policies, before registering. This program is offered in partnership with the Newton Parks & Recreation Department


This camp must comply with regulations of the MDPH & be licensed by the LBOH