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Lyman Reserve

#9 of 18 things to do in Bourne Features Animals
Red Brook Road, Bourne, MA 02532
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Nice place for a short walk

We try to go walking somewhere different every weekend but we've been here a couple times now in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cynthia L
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Bourne, Massachusetts
Scenic views

A nice easy walk in the woods gets you some scenic views of Buttermilk bay. Plenty of birds to... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
dave d
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Bradford, Massachusetts
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Follow a tidal waterway from upstream cranberry bogs and woods to its mouth on a sandy beach at Buttermilk Bay.
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4 weeks ago
“Nice place for a short walk”
10 Jul 2017
“Scenic views”
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Red Brook Road, Bourne, MA 02532
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We try to go walking somewhere different every weekend but we've been here a couple times now in different seasons. Very nice trails and if you're adventurous you can find unmarked trails to walk too.

Thank Cynthia L
Reviewed 10 July 2017

A nice easy walk in the woods gets you some scenic views of Buttermilk bay. Plenty of birds to check out when we visited at low tide. About 2 miles of trail total split between the south and north side of the road. Well worth...More

Thank dave d
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The tidal river at the top of Buttermilk Bay has one of the cleanest, healthiest tidal ecosystems in SE MA. Visit at low tide for great beach combing. This beautiful salt water farm also has interesting inland trails. Well worth a visit and remember ......More

Thank pearlyww
Reviewed 2 January 2017

This is a nature reserve, not a commercial enterprise. It is, therefore, "unimproved". It's good they didn't try, because it's quite nearly a perfect way to lose yourself in a sunny day, with the only company being the 4-legged critters, including frequent close encounters with...More

Thank russelldefense
Reviewed 21 July 2016

We enjoyed a quiet walk with our dog over the footbridge, past the flyfishermen and down to buttermilk bay. Trails were well marked and we only stumbled a few times on some hidden roots. It was the perfect day for a shaded walk thru the...More

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