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Norris Reservation

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Great for quick walk in woods with doggies

I love taking our dog for a walk adobe the park. There are several trails that can be turned into... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
MariCreaBell
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Norwell, Massachusetts
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Easy walk through Nature

Right next to the post office, there is a small parking lot. Well trafficked all times and weather... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2018
KarmaSeoul
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Hike past a former mill pond, cross a wetlands boardwalk, and explore a forest of pine and oak on your way to a boathouse on the banks of the tidal North River.
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10 Dover St, Norwell, MA 02061-2299
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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

I love taking our dog for a walk adobe the park. There are several trails that can be turned into loops so it's not always the same view each time. Overall, it's on the flatter side so I wouldn't consider it a "hike" per se....More

1  Thank MariCreaBell
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Right next to the post office, there is a small parking lot. Well trafficked all times and weather during the year. There is a main loop with a few route cutting through the middle. Views of the North River. Easy path but beware of the...More

Thank KarmaSeoul
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Norris is a great trail and the views are beautiful of the North river. A wonderful place to visit with friends, snowshoe,Walk dogs & bring kids! All of the above. Well marked trails... parking easy and when owners clean up after dogs it’s pristine.

1  Thank S H
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Norris Reservation is a place where you can enjoy the beauty of nature on walking trails that lead to the North River.

Thank robdein
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Nice woodland area with short circular walks along the North River. Fishing I believe is also available. Is quite flat and not too strenuous.

1  Thank J0Gil
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Great trail with beautiful views, clean air and plenty of wildlife. If you're in town you must stop by!

Thank 233JeffD
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Delightful walk in Norwell,part of the trail meandres along the scenic,historical North River. Great for kids and dogs(on lead)dogs that is'

Thank 555SuzyB
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This wonderful property is maintained by the Trustees of Reservations. There are well maintained woodland trails that pass scenic ponds and the North River. The walking is easy. You will need insect repellent. No sanitary facilities. The dog policy is prominently posted, but many owners...More

2  Thank jakegreenville
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Norris never seems to be the same. Between what type of walker you encounter, whether they have a pet along for the ride or whether you stop to see and smell the different sights and smells. Each time is different and unique but none take...More

Thank mayfiri
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Hike the reservation often and love the cleanliness of the trails but beware for doggie bombs, many folks decide not to pick it up, not the dogs fault:) Excellent 3 and half mile walk. Ty, Trustees.

1  Thank Steve C
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