Where to picnic in WellesleyPicnicking options are many in Wellesley, from town parks to ballfields to playgrounds. Here is a sampling (this page is a work in progress…more picnicking suggestions will be added as we go along)Sprague Elementary School playground’s covered picnic tables. Sprague school can be found on School Street in Wellesley. Update: RIP 2020: Picnic table overlooking Paintshop Pond near Wellesley College campus. Accessible from Rte. 135 East near the athletic fields exit as you walk toward Pond Road (park at Wellesley College athletic fields lot and walk down 135) Rockridge Pond view, from Hundreds Road. There’s a 0.4-mile trail to explore, too. Picnic near Reidy Field baseball field, just watch out for foul balls. Behind Whole Foods. Another view from Reidy Field picnic table (there are several tables) Picnic table near Elm Park clocktower in Wellesley Hills (tucked in between Rte. 16 and Rte. 9) Central Park picnic table, in area in front of Wellesley Square post office Wellesley Town Hall green picnic tables, great for watching summer concerts Picnic table sits on small hill between Wellesley Free Library and Hunnewell Elementary School, off of Rte. 16/135 east Fiske Elementary School picnic table, in between playground and ball field, on Hastings Street Fiske school playground Schofield Elementary School playground picnic tables, off Cedar Street Take a lunch break before you set off for a hike through Kelly Memorial Park. (The parking lot is at 68 Elmwood Rd.) Once fortified, see if you can find Fairy Rock along the trail.