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Rock House Reservation

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Route 9, West Brookfield, MA 01506
+1 978-840-4446
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Plenty to see here in a small area

Great mix of fire road and single-track trail. I went for a 3 mile run which covered pretty much... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
dave d
Bradford, Massachusetts
Easy Hiking, Wonderful & Unique Scenery

If you are not a Mountain Climber, but love hiking, check out this wonderful area right on Route 9... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2016
Kenneth W
North Brookfield, Massachusetts, United States
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Kids will enjoy exploring the jumble of boulders that forms this "house," beyond which you'll discover a small, serene pond.
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
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Route 9, West Brookfield, MA 01506
+1 978-840-4446
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Great mix of fire road and single-track trail. I went for a 3 mile run which covered pretty much all of the trails. Very scenic pond and a lot of interesting boulders to check out. I went to the top of the "summit loop" but...More

Thank dave d
Reviewed 10 August 2016

If you are not a Mountain Climber, but love hiking, check out this wonderful area right on Route 9 West of the Village of West Brookfield. You can take a short hike to the "Rock House", which is a place with large overhanging rocks where...More

1  Thank Kenneth W
Reviewed 21 July 2016

For those who like quick hikes that don't strain you too much and yet reward you with great sites of the local area.

Thank publicroberts
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Grandchildren love coming here. They like hiking in the woods and love the pond, they like trying to for find frogs

Thank Wanda K
Reviewed 28 January 2016

We went with my daughter and my son-in-law for a pleasant after lunch hike on a summer day. The pass through the rocks is really fun. I would say if you are handicapped, it could be a little challenging.The rock stairs up from the parking...More

1  Thank michelleclark02
Reviewed 18 January 2016

This is a wonderful place to experience the reality of what the rock formation was used for....a historiical place for sure

1  Thank Karen_Lopez
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Pick a nice dry day to walk this short hike as when it is wet the trail is muddy. Dogs love to go for walks up this trail too! Nice short hike that kids and seniors can do.

Thank dragonye
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Beautiful nature area. Generally easy hiking. School groups, clubs, families, all ages, pets. Historically significant.

Thank Ipacklast
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Rock House is one of my favorite places to get close to nature. The trials are wide and well maintained. Families can easily enjoy these trails which loop back to the parking lot so your hike can be as long or short as you want...More

Thank Harold B
Reviewed 1 September 2015

I stopped here unexpectedly driving back to Boston from W. Mass. Ended up hiking every trail in a couple of hours, and it was a really nice mix of flat forested, uphill, and even a meadow.

Thank Maureen F
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