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Address: Stoneham, MA

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Great place for a walk in the woods

There are Several nice trails to choose from. This is a great place to walk with or without your dog. There are no trash containers, so be sure to carry out anything. There is a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 April 2016
mremmt
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Melrose
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Melrose
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

There are Several nice trails to choose from. This is a great place to walk with or without your dog. There are no trash containers, so be sure to carry out anything. There is a parking lot .

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2014

We were looking for a place to go for a short hike on a recent sunny warm autumn afternoon and found some info about Whip Hill Park in Stoneham. It was nearby so we went to check it out. The park is off the main roads but it wasn't too hard to find, and the grounds were beautiful. The house... More 

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Vitznau, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2013

The grounds are well kept. The trails are well marked. Skating on small pond in the winter, hiking with your dog that goes on for miles into the Middlesex Fells. In the spring the trees are blooming all around while you hike. The fall the beautiful leaves surround you. Hard to believe this hidden gem exists so pristine.

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Woburn, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2013

They have a great little Christmas time event where Santa is at the big house for free pictures. He really takes his time with each child and you can take as many pictures on your own camera as you want. They offer free hot chocolate and cookies and there is a train village set up. They don't advertise it very... More 

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Billerica, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2012

This is a great place for a stroll or taking mans best friend for a walk. I believe this trail is linked to the Stoneham resevoir so there are ample trails.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2012

What a find! Winding woodland paths surround this lovely former private estate, now owned and administered by the City of Stoneham. It's very low key but perfect for a quiet hike. The trails connect up with those of the MIddlesex Fells so if you're in the mood for a long hike you can do it. It's charming!

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Boston Metro
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2012

It's a wonderful resource, especially for all the neighbors who can take their dogs or themselves for a nice walk in the woods right in the heart of a suburban area.

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