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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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Mount Frissell - Connecticut Highpoint
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2 Completed 2 Reviews

The trail head is not marked. I followed Brians track. The trail head is north of the Appalachian Trail head. You will pass the AT trail head when heading north and pass another trail head on the east side of the road. Go north and there will be one more trail head on the west with parking on the east and west sides of the road. Park there and the trail head is on the west. Beautiful trail! The view from the peak is non existent as stated previously, but the view just past the MA/CT boarder marker is amazing with the catskills in the back ground! I would highly recommend that trip for any one that is up to the climb

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Quabbin Reservoir Gates 11-12 Loop
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6 Completed 3 Reviews

Lovely trail/hike. Saw lots of old stone walls, some foundations, and a wolf (or coyote?).

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Purgatory Chasm Trail
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2 Completed 1 Reviews

Great little loop when you don't have much time

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Mt. Greylock - Wilbur's Clearing
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

Difficult. I don't hike every weekend but I am very athletic and I struggled going up. Coming down was hard in the snow.

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Caratunk Wildlife Refuge Trail
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3 Completed 3 Reviews

My husband and I decided to try this out today, for the most part the trails are marked pretty well, for the most part, but there are some spots where you will be guessing, we did have to stop and figure where we were a couple of times. When you get to the power lines you will not see any more blue markers, for a bit, we did back track a couple of times, the map really isn't all that helpful. So when you come up to the power lines, this is the blue trail, go to your left and go up a bit you will see the blue marker on your right. It's nice easy, flat trails, very easy, but nice little hike in the woods, we went 3.14 miles, not quite sure where they figured it is 4.5 miles, and we even had to back track a couple of times.

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Moose Hill Wildlife Sanctuary Trail
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5 Completed 2 Reviews

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Cheshire Cobble Trail
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

just hiked this trail for the first time. The view was so awesome. Plan to do.it again soo.

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Mt. Norwottuck
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27 Completed 13 Reviews

Great vistas!

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Walden Pond State Reservation
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7 Completed 7 Reviews

Such a great area. I just visited my sister in Boston, and we decided to go check out Walden Pond. It was amazing to take in the same views that Thoreau experienced as he was writing his classic book. The fall foliage was beautiful, and made for a very picturesque landscape. If you are in the area, definitely check this one out.

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Mount Warner
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27 Completed 13 Reviews

Great easy loop to the summit of Mount Warner. One of the most well maintained trails in the area.

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