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Small scenic field and beach

Visited on a Sunday morning about 1 hour after sunrise. The grass was recently mowed so the trail... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
dave d
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Bradford, Massachusetts
A precious gift!

Holmes Field is a beautiful field, so "virgin". It was given to the Town of Plymouth with... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2016
seasnowcs
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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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10 Jul 2017
“Small scenic field and beach”
10 Mar 2017
“A nice high-grass field overlooking the harbor - no facilities”
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From this broad, sloping field just outside downtown Plymouth, gaze across the historic harbor the Pilgrims entered four centuries ago.
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Court Street and Robbins Road, Plymouth, MA 02360
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Visited on a Sunday morning about 1 hour after sunrise. The grass was recently mowed so the trail wasn't too wet despite the dew. The beach is very scenic although rocky so probably not the best for swimming and lounging about. You can walk about...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2017

This is a field overlooking Plymouth Harbor to the east, and the Monument to the Forefathers to the west. There are no facilities, but it's a fine place for a walk or a picnic, and especially in the summer to see butterflies, grasshoppers, and other...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2016

Holmes Field is a beautiful field, so "virgin". It was given to the Town of Plymouth with stipulations Not to sell or build on it. Wonderful view.

Thank seasnowcs
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Well maintained track of land overlooking the Plymouth / Kingston inner harbor and beyond. High grasses contain lots of ticks so Caution!

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Reviewed 16 March 2016

Take a walk along the bike/walking path that meanders through the trees with ocean views along the way. Follow path towards Plymouth waterfront and you will end at Nelson Beach Park. Holmes field is great place to fly a kite, play frisbee with your dog....More

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