Great Blue Hill

By - 12/29/12 - 2:33 pm

Spaceholders at the ready

Smart Bostonians know it's important to get those space savers out ahead of the storm - as Jenny Mackintosh shows us at Comm. Ave. and Washington in Brighton.

Meanwhile, down at the Blue Hills ski area, skiers were alerted... Read more

By - 2/29/12 - 8:04 am


Are those snow clouds moving in over the Great Blue Hill this morning? The scene from the top of Millennium Park in West Roxbury.

By - 1/8/12 - 6:10 pm

Snowy Great Blue Hill

OK, granted, it's man made, but if you want to remember what the stuff looks like, you can get a good view of the Great Blue Hill ski slope from Meadow Road in Readville.

What a difference a year makes.... Read more

By - 11/30/11 - 5:02 pm

Who was Daniel M. Casey and why is there a plaque in his memory at the top of the Hill?

By - 4/14/09 - 10:51 pm
Observe carefully

David Parsons went to the very top - of the Eliot Tower on the Great Blue Hill.

By - 12/6/08 - 6:40 pm
Great Blue Hill

OK, it's manmade snow, but still. Sure looks like they're ready for skiers at the Great Blue Hill.

You can get a really good view of the ski run from Meadow Road in Readville, off the Neponset Valley Parkway (it's the road that goes to what used to be the giant Stop & Shop warehouse)... Read more

By - 9/7/08 - 9:28 pm
Great Blue Hill

Looking toward the Great Blue Hill (I think; somebody please correct me if I'm wrong) through a tunnel out of Fort Warren on Georges Island.

The fort is great for such framed views, given that it has zillions of slits and holes for cannons, guns and binoculars: