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Address: Pennybrook Road, Lynn, MA
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Local gem

We have lived in the area for 10 years before we finally visited the park. Normally we'd walk Breakheart--not sure why we waited so long! Its equal to any hike up north or further... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Valerie P
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Saugus, Massachusetts, United States

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Saugus, Massachusetts, United States
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19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have lived in the area for 10 years before we finally visited the park. Normally we'd walk Breakheart--not sure why we waited so long! Its equal to any hike up north or further from the city. Great trails, not very crowded, great to take in the nature. Hiking to the rock was fun!

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Thank Valerie P
Lynn, Massachusetts
2 reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017

A little piece of heaven-there are mountain bikers and walkers throughout here and I feel very safe while walking in the woods. Great for snowshoeing too!

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Thank scar421luk
Lynn, Massachusetts
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29 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I go to Lynn Woods from time to time to walk with my dog.... the trails are we maintained and fun to hike. My dog enjoys walking and exploring and has discovered chipmunks.... and other wildlife.

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Thank zenelxx
Boston, Massachusetts
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130 reviews
71 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We take our dog here every weekend- it's a hidden gem! I never realized how much land is at Lynn Woods but there are multiple trails for both walkers, hikers, bikers- even for campers I've heard. We go to the baseball field parking lot- as opposed to pennybrook which is also a nice parking area. We do the 5 mile... More 

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Lynn, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

It's always clean, well kept and everyone there is so nice! Great place to go for a quick walk or a long hike with the kids!

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Thank HeatherM3825
North Bergen
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17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Abs stunning views great for family time on a budget. There is so much to see. Just a bit dangerous for children due to cliffs and body of water. If you stay on path all should be well. Reconsider when with toddlers i held my sons hand the whole time.

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Thank Reinaldo H
lynn city of sin
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Beautiful preservation land, with walking and biking trails and different destination spots throughout it. I highly recommend taking the kids to go and explore these woods.

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Thank leegos
Swampscott, Massachusetts
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139 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

What a great spot! I bring my dog for a quick and easy hike around.We have seen lots of things on this trail. Horses, Fat Bikes, Runners... perfect for a day in the outdoors and feels like a hidden gem.

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Thank Meaghan Y
Lynn, Massachusetts
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13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Any season, the trails are easy enough for all ages. Bike trails too. Fall is especially beautiful, even have gorgeous pictures from winter hike.

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Thank Cheryl F
Dallas, Texas
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30 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Wonderful hiking trails, historic venues to visit and an awesome place to commune with nature. Stone tower is a must to visit perched on the highest point in Lynn it has amazing panoramic veiws of Boston, Egg Rock and all surrounding landscapes - a must do for anyone visiting the area

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Thank davyinbigd

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