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Swift River Reservation

#3 of 6 things to do in Petersham Features Animals
Nichewaug Road, Petersham, MA 01366
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Great hiking

Great hiking. Good excersize without being too strenuous. Enjoyed the river and woods. We are lunch... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Judy V
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Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, United States
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Interesting cellar holes

Well maintained and well marked Reservation. I visited a couple of cellar holes and ran in the... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
dave d
,
Bradford, Massachusetts
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A landscape that supported Colonial-era farming has returned to a natural environment of forest and swamp, fields and uplands, laced by seven miles of trails and old roads.
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  • Very good33%
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3 weeks ago
“Great hiking ”
22 Aug 2016
“Interesting cellar holes”
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Nichewaug Road, Petersham, MA 01366
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great hiking. Good excersize without being too strenuous. Enjoyed the river and woods. We are lunch sitting on the bridge.

Thank Judy V
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Well maintained and well marked Reservation. I visited a couple of cellar holes and ran in the Slab City tract/Harvard forest. Plenty of trails/dirt roads to run on or hike and a lot of history (old cellar holes and former fields).

Thank dave d
Reviewed 16 August 2014 via mobile

This place was named katydid because of the grasshoppers would sing we would pick blueberries and lay in the field and listen to them sing kadydid kadydid over and over also the river drifted right there and we would swim and the water was so...More

2  Thank Terri B
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