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Nice place to stroll and see the flowers

VERY easy walk and at the right time of year, look on line, it is beautiful. Also, VERY nice start... read more

Reviewed May 29, 2018
johnm01453
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Fitchburg, Massachusetts
Nice hike

Nice hike. There is no view from the top so don't expect to see anything. There is a flat trail... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2017
71774kittycat
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Leominster, Massachusetts
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The park features beautiful, wild rhododendrons.
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Reviewed July 8, 2018

We spent 2 hours getting to this park on July 8th 2018 and there were NO BLOOMS! Big disappointment! We met an elderly couple from Canada and they were also disappointed. There was no growth on the plants although there were plenty of them. Looks...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Janice B
Reviewed May 29, 2018

VERY easy walk and at the right time of year, look on line, it is beautiful. Also, VERY nice start to Little Mt Monadnock.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank johnm01453
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

Nice hike. There is no view from the top so don't expect to see anything. There is a flat trail that goes around in a circle through the Rhododendron bushes which is beautiful when they are in bloom.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed August 4, 2017

At the heart of this park is a 19th century rhododendron nursery grown wild. With the flowers in bloom, the rhododendron grove is fantastic. In its heart, the trails are really tunnels through the flowering shrubs. We were there on a rainy day in July,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed August 1, 2017

We stayed in Fitzwilliam just so we could go here. it did not disappoint! The flowers are amazing! But don't forget the bug spray!

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Susanbunny_8
Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

Taking advice from our hotel's suggested activities, we visited Rhododendron State Park for a short family hike. It exceeded our expectations as the walk was very pleasant, and the rhododendrons were wonderful. I think we missed the park while it was in full bloom, but...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Chris S
Reviewed July 5, 2017

I went here a couple years ago and we went at the right time, unless you hate bees. The flowers were every where and you could smell their sweetness. This year we pressed and went the 4th of July. Very few flowers. This place is...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

I've been here a few times with my two young daughters. It is a real easy walk and they really enjoy it. Its is a micro environment like a mini rainforest. Off season, anytime besides the July bloom, it is very quiet.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank NETraveler35
Reviewed June 25, 2016

Larger than I thought it would be. Cool trails. Natural setting. Unfortunately they were not in bloom yet. Nice short hike.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Marc G
Reviewed June 10, 2016

My daughter and I both love Rhodies and decided to take this trip. It was well worth it.. well thought out hiking path with large stands of these glorious bushes. Cool and calming.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Kathy B
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C W
May 25, 2018|
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Response from Janice B |
We visited this park in mid-June 2018 and it was too soon, no blossoms. We are going to try again today, July 8, 2018 and hope it isn't still too early. We will be traveling from Cheshire MA . With the hot weather last... More
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July 7, 2016|
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Response from Kathy B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, they have gone by. I would plan your trip around mid June. They are spectacular!
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lather45
June 4, 2016|
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They ask for $4 per adult using a honesty box.
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