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Breakheart Reservation

177 Forest St, Saugus, MA 01906-1959
+1 781-233-0834
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Beautiful Walking/Bike Path

We have lived in the area for years and have never visited this reservation. It is worth the time... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2017
Angel_Travel_Bug
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Walk Our Fur Babies

This place is a hide gem. There are days you pull up and haven to wait for parking, but it's all... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2017
mcmalvarez
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Boston, MA
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  • Very good21%
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“paved road” (4 reviews)
“hiking trails” (4 reviews)
“city noise” (2 reviews)
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177 Forest St, Saugus, MA 01906-1959
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177 Forest St, Saugus, MA 01906-1959
+1 781-233-0834
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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

We have lived in the area for years and have never visited this reservation. It is worth the time if you are in the area. Absolutely beautiful, well taken care of, and away from the hustle and bustle of the city next door. A hidden...More

Thank Angel_Travel_Bug
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

This place is a hide gem. There are days you pull up and haven to wait for parking, but it's all worth it. There are plenty of trails. I used to visit daily as a jogger, but an injury limited my time there. I'm aiming...More

Thank mcmalvarez
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Great place for a fall walk. Many different walking paths well marked. I highly recommend walking to the top of eagle rock for the view of Boston.

Thank chris_luongo
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I find myself drawn there everyday. I started walking for the health benefits and now I look forward to the tranquility that allows me to clear my head and decompress as well. An added bonus is observing the beautiful deer that inhabit the reservation.

Thank MJDEV57
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This reservation is clean and a great place to relax, exercise, biking, bring your pet and friends, have a picnic and get away from the city noise and stress, right in the middle of the city. I would like to ask everybody who visit this...More

Thank andicarv
Reviewed 3 August 2017

The Breakheart Reservation is located between Saugus, Wakefield, and Lynnfield. There are two entrances - near Wakefield High School and near the Target store in Saugus. The visitor's information center (with restroom facility) is located at the Saugus entrance. There are parking lots at both...More

Thank TP1234
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The Breakheart Reservation is about 640 acres about 10 miles north of Boston, just off Route 1. There is a pond for swimming in the summer, with lifeguards. There are trails in the woods, and two paved circular paths, the longer of which is three...More

Thank mrjobs2016
Reviewed 28 July 2017

A nice get-away spot from the hub-bub of the city noise and traffic. Open year round, this forested area provides hiking, fishing, swimming, biking, picnicking, cross-country skiing, and dog walking for those who want to get away from the mundane to get some exercise and...More

Thank raymondmC6721ME
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful for everyone. Picnics, long walks, hikes, The grounds are especially beautiful in the fall with the stunning foliage. Great for all ages. Romantic for couples, great to walk your dog ( on a leash and remember to pick up after your pet) 😊

Thank Randi D
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I agree with all the good reviews here. It's a beautiful nature reserve, a quiet getaway, and a fun beach. What we learned the hard way, is that the walk from the visitor center to the lake beach is over 20 minutes on the paved...More

Thank goodguy70
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