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Great place to stroll

We did some hiking here and it is such a pleasant place to visit. The reservation is mainly in... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
jer b
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Bristol, Connecticut
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Good trials with a variety of inclines. Good Running tracks around the perimeter with smaller... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Cameron B
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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

We did some hiking here and it is such a pleasant place to visit. The reservation is mainly in Lynn but a small part of it is in Saugus. We entered on the Saugus side for our hike. This parking area is very small and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank jer b
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Good trials with a variety of inclines. Good Running tracks around the perimeter with smaller single track style trails all over the woods. The single trails are still maintained but have a few ankle breaking rocks and tree roots to watch out for. Good parking...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Cameron B
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Mention Lynn and people go “ crime,tripledeckers,the atrocious Lynnway” but Lynn Woods is a real urban jewel that Friends of LynnWoods keep clean,clear trails and protect from developers greedy hands . Walking the trails you would not know that busy route One is to the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Bill G
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

A great place to take a quiet relaxing walk....bring a picnic...spend some time outside. No computers..Remember. Carry out what you carried in.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Alec G
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Lynn Woods is a magical find. I have been going there since I was an infant and I took my family there for picnics, hiking and even horseback riding.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank JustaNudge
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Easy to find; large parking area, great walking trails; Too bad there aren't more waste barrels available. Picked up a grocery sack of trash myself; Many folks walking dogs there and NOT cleaning up after them!!!!

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank LJK0308
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Premier mountain biking roads and single track for beginners and experts. Stay on the gravel roads for easy to challenging peddling, wide roads with occasional steep to very steep grades. Single track trails are mostly for experienced riders, very technical, boulders, loose gravel, steep grades,...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Bill C
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Even though I am older and a little heavier, I actually spent a lot of time in these woods as a kid and went back recently. In scouts we did a lot of hikes to Dungeon Rock, Balancing Boulder, Wolf Pits, Steel Tower, Rock Tower,...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank John O
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Vehicles no longer permitted. There are two entrances. One near Walnut St. and the other near Lynnfield St. There are some interesting sites and a place called Dungeon Rock.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Hobby38
Reviewed 27 April 2017

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...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Valerie P
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