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Purgatory Chasm Trail

Sutton, MA

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Purgatory Chasm Trail is a 1 mile out and back trail located near Sutton, Massachusetts and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for walking & hiking and is accessible from May until November.

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Purgatory Chasm Trail
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10 Completed 10 Reviews

This was a great hike! I went through the main chasm, and into little Purgatory. I didn't realize what a great place this was to take the family out for picnics, etc.

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Douglas State Forest
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2 Completed 1 Reviews

Great trail, easy walking and a great view of Bad Luck Pond

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Old Town Hill Reservation
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47 Completed 5 Reviews

Beautiful views along easy trails. Nice way to spend an afternoon. A few really pretty places to have a picnic and get some great photos.
Hardly a soul around and very clean.

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Beartown State Forest
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

Beartown was great. We only took a short hike on the Lookout Trail. It was a cool vista at the end. I posted a video of my stay there the hike is included. We stayed at site 8.

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Hopedale Parklands - Red Trail
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

Enjoyed hiking this pleasant and very easy little trail over the weekend with my autistic son. It has a nice little put-in for Kayaking though much of the pond is dense with water lilies so Kayaking is probably best in the spring when the water is high. Still a nice little spot for a short but pleasant Kayak trip or a casual stroll in the woods. I would have given it a 5 but it doesn't actually go completely around the pond. To return to your point of origin you will need to backtrack or walk about .5 miles on roads and sidewalks. Still, I would go there again. Easy and pleasant is often great medicine. I suspect it is very beautiful when we get fall foliage. Refer to "Farmer Lindsay Weaver's" review. I found this helpful.

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Worlds End Reservation Trail
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89 Completed 31 Reviews

So close to Boston and so beautiful! Easy walk with gorgeous views of the ocean bay. Beautiful meadows, nicely groomed carriage roads and trails. Great for all ages and dog walking. Nice benches are available to take a break or have lunch.
Plenty of parking. The fee is $6 per person to enter the park. Well worth it!

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Worlds End Reservation Trail
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7 Completed 5 Reviews

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Camp Titicut Reservation Trail
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7 Completed 3 Reviews

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Worlds End Reservation Trail
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7 Completed 3 Reviews

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Mount Frissell - Connecticut Highpoint
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5 Completed 5 Reviews

I have done half of this hike twice and all of it once. I start at the parking area across from the MA/CT marker. Follow trail up Round Mtn and then down and then up Mt Frissell. This is not an easy hike. It is VERY rocky and rooty. I recommend that anyone who hikes this include some bandages and an ice pack or two, along with water and snacks. I have hiked several high points and this is one of the hardest, but a great challenge with great views on Round Mtn.

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