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Middlesex Fells Reservation

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qiet and peaceful

nice for a walk pretty in winter or summer. nice walkways and lots of nature. the lake is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great off leash dog park but it is not fenced in so make sure your dog is not a runner. There are... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Susan B
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127 E Border Rd # 159, Malden, MA 02148
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Reviewed 1 week ago

nice for a walk pretty in winter or summer. nice walkways and lots of nature. the lake is beautify to sit by and relax

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Crnieves
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great off leash dog park but it is not fenced in so make sure your dog is not a runner. There are also great hiking trails for you and your pup but leashes are required on trails.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Susan B
Reviewed November 23, 2018

Whether it's throwing a fishing line into the pond or just walking the paths . it's a little island of nature steps from civilization

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank N. Y. G
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

We went there for a hike in Autumn. Colors were simply amazing! You can find all shades of green, yellow and red. We planned a short visit in the beginning but ended up walking around 4 hours and time sure flew. Perfect spot to rest...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

We ended up here as a surprise to both us! We were sight seeing and my significant other had this wonderful idea to bring me here. We hiked to the top and the views were amazing. Must see if you are in the area. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Dillons1203
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Middlesex Fells is one of the two major hiking destinations in the Boston urban area. Park at the sheepfold lot and enjoy a walk around the forrest and the Winchester reservoirs!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank fkanellis
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

My absolute favorite place to reconnect with nature and so close by. It’s so peaceful and being there recharged my soul.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Eileen H
Reviewed July 21, 2018

we went hiking and it was beautiful lots of trees and birds to watch. It was lot s of fun and very enjoyable

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Shirley E
Reviewed June 7, 2018

We were in Mass visiting family and found this Reservation to get in a hike. You must stop off at the visitors center to get a map because there are many trails and its very easy to get lost. We hiked the skyline trail and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Kbron2
Reviewed March 4, 2018

We live close to here so come all the time as the whole fells is pretty big and lots of places to walk or hike. The skyline trail is nice as you get a view of Boston which is cool. But if you have a...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank BlahnikA
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