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Middlesex Fells Reservation

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127 E Border Rd # 159, Malden, MA 02148
+1 617-727-5380
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Nice place for walking or hiking if you are nearby

We live close to here so come all the time as the whole fells is pretty big and lots of places to... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
BlahnikA
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Stoneham, Massachusetts
Awesome Fall Foliage!

If you're the type of person that needs a nature-break from the (relatively small) concrete jungle... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2017
Mikey L
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Chicago, Illinois
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“stone zoo” (3 reviews)
“orange line” (3 reviews)
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127 E Border Rd # 159, Malden, MA 02148
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+1 617-727-5380
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Reviewed 5 March 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

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Reviewed 25 October 2017

If you're the type of person that needs a nature-break from the (relatively small) concrete jungle of Boston, this place is your safe haven... I planned on running around the entire western reservoir (the reservoir trail..go figure), but stopped and took pictures for 30 minutes...More

Thank Mikey L
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

A Saturday afternoon hike with my fiancé. Fun times and a great exercise trail. I highly recommend for a short trip.

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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

My friend and I met up here for a morning hike on Labor Day--wanted to spend some quality time with each other in nature. It took about 45 minutes on public transit from Boston's North Station to the park's southern parking lot (Orange line to...More

Thank Michael K
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

It is a huge park, with great area's to walk, that span over 2000 acres of land. We went to the Vistor center, which is the Stoneham entrance on Woodland Rd. It had a wonderful grassy wide trail to walk on, with scrub bushes and...More

Thank Marie I
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

The Fells is a gorgeous preserve not far from downtown Boston. While I have limited knowledge of the area, I am fairly confident it is one of the largest, nicest preserves near the City. It is a nice break from the history and beaches of...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2017

Although I really loved and enjoyed Boston city, after 3 days of walking in the heat and crowds I started to long for a shady peaceful place, so I decided to hike in Middlesex Fells Reservation. I took subway orange line, got off at the...More

Thank EvaF2Eva
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

It's hard to imagine that the Fells Reservation is only 5 miles north of Boston. At times it has the feel of NH. Go for a walk in the woods,a serious hike,a gorgeous kayak or to share a simple picnic in nature. The above all...More

Thank maldenken44
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

The Middlesex Fells Reservation is a well kept and surprisingly large walking and hiking area right in our midst. I often hike through the reservation when I have to think over something, when I wish to be alone with myself, when I want to experience...More

Thank oknightb
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Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

This beautiful reservation is located in The City of Malden, Massachusetts. My Mothers parents , Grandmother Belle and ,Grandfather Frankie, lived here at 41 Dexter Street . They're home is now a National Historic Landmark. The home was built in 1902. The Pantry of they're...More

Thank Lisa S
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