We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Rand Tract Park, Syracuse, NY
Website
Improve this listing

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 29 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 17
    Excellent
  • 10
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Great place to take the kids

Been coming here for 39 years. It's fun to feed the ducks and geese the kids love it and the new path is nice for a walk. Mosquitos are bad in a couple spots so wear bug spray if... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2015
Anneke H
,
Syracuse, New York
Add Photo Write a Review

29 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Syracuse, New York
Level Contributor
13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Been coming here for 39 years. It's fun to feed the ducks and geese the kids love it and the new path is nice for a walk. Mosquitos are bad in a couple spots so wear bug spray if you plan on walking the path. They have food right there for the ducks and geese.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Syracuse, New York
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Nice place with lots of ducks, geese and other water animals. A must go to for family frolic! Watch for goose poo, it is everywhere and it's just how they are...no way to clean it all the time

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Liverpool, New York
Level Contributor
42 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Take time out from your busy day, pack the kids in the car and head down Valley Drive to Websters Pond. The children, young and old, have a great time feeding the geese, ducks and trout. We went there with our children and now go with them and our grandchildren.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Syracuse, New York
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Unfortunately the ducks and geese often stay through the winter months, and the grass and walks show evidence of it. Still nice stop for families; pay just a little for corn feed.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Syracuse, New York
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Before we went to the Zoo I brought my family to the pond. Grew up right down the street . Very clean and affordable they only ask for a donation. Staff was friendly and the ducks were playful. Brought me back to my childhood.

Was this review helpful? Yes
East Brunswick, New Jersey, United States
Level Contributor
17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

This is definitely a great place for kids to feed the ducks and geese and also a beautiful place to walk around.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Syracuse, New York
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is a great place to just go and enjoy the quiet as well as take children to feed the ducks. Even if there are a lot of people visiting at the same time, you can still find a quieter spot. I grew up near here and it's one of my favorite places.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Syracuse, New York
Level Contributor
32 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I live a half mile away, so I've been here many times. Pack or buy a lunch, settle into to one of the pondside benches and enjoy watching the ducks and geese. Some of thge geese will come up to you and you can feed them from your hand. The pond is attended and they have cups of indian corn... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Syracuse, NY
Level Contributor
95 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

If you didn't know it was there, you'd never find it; Webster Pond is a small slice of rural life just minutes from the busier parts of the city. What makes it great is that it's free and if you go during the day, it's often quiet. My kids loved it growing up, and I still drop in from time... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Albany, New York
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

This was a nice, fairly quiet pond. My toddler could walk almost the entire length and she had a good time trying to feed the ducks, who weren't super interested...but I bet that's because they get a lot of food. It was a pleasant way to spend an hour on a beautiful afternoon. A nice reprieve from the city. No... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Webster Pond also viewed

Syracuse, Finger Lakes
Syracuse, Finger Lakes
 
Syracuse, Finger Lakes
 

Been to Webster Pond? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Webster Pond staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?