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Beautiful Place to XC and Snowshoe

An acquaintance mentioned Mount Misery a few years back as a wonderful (and free) place to cross... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2016
Jennifer35
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Arlington, MA
Mount Misery

It was a nice hike . All the paths were flat and cleared for the most part. Except a few near the... read more

Reviewed April 23, 2018
Dibird50
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Haverhill, Massachusetts
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23 Apr 2018
“Mount Misery”
28 Mar 2017
“Great Walk With or Without Your Dog”
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Reviewed April 23, 2018

It was a nice hike . All the paths were flat and cleared for the most part. Except a few near the top which my Hubby And I cleared as we were heading up. My only regret was that there was no view at the...More

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Reviewed March 28, 2017

We bring our dogs here - probably their favorite place. Lots of others bring dogs, so lots of sniffing to see who's been visiting recently. Heaven on Earth for our two. Most dog owners are responsible and make sure the trails are clear. Some push...More

1  Thank Margit G
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful setting with extensive trails to run in. I run here on a regular basis up to 8 to 10 miles without a road interruption. I feel lucky to live close to Boston with such incredible woods.

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Reviewed June 27, 2016

It's a lump in the Lincoln terrain, with rather steep but quite short trails. Beautiful forest but not much of a view from the top, A nice walk, though.

1  Thank Mark H
Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

Better than blue hill and less crowded but still not the hike I was looking for. I ended up completing a walk through the woods in under an hour and decided to try and find s better spot. I ended up driving to Pisgah Mountain...More

2  Thank Eric T
Reviewed February 12, 2016

An acquaintance mentioned Mount Misery a few years back as a wonderful (and free) place to cross country ski. Trails are wide and plentiful with both flat and sloping terrain. The trails are marked although I could have used a decent trail map; the gps...More

1  Thank Jennifer35
Reviewed September 24, 2015

My husband and I wanted to enjoy the beautiful fall weather, and chose Mount Misery as a spot to tromp around in the woods. Our problem, not having been there before, is that we couldn't tell one trail from another, and we lost our way--and...More

2  Thank Sarah E
Reviewed August 3, 2015 via mobile

This is a great place for dog walking, hikes with young children or just a solitary walk through the woods. Beautiful year round. Great for snowshoeing too. Easy to get to - right off Route 117. Trails are well tended.

1  Thank Janie D
Reviewed November 30, 2014

The only problem are unleashed dogs who often take a nip at you. To avoid this potential problem stick to the trails marked leashed. The dog owners are pretty good about this. Otherwise a lovely place that can take you by trail all the way...More

2  Thank DeaverB
Reviewed November 25, 2013

We drive to Mount Misery from Wayland whenever we want to spend a few hours in the woods. With lots of access points, you can walk for 45 minutes to the top of 250 foot tall "Mount" Misery, or for an entire day if you...More

4  Thank LoveToTravelBoston
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