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Noanet Woodlands

Dedham Street, Dover, MA 02030
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Noanett Woodlands

Great hiking for all abilities and plenty of history. Lots of trails, ponds, birding and... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
pondflower
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Dover, Massachusetts
Great Hiking Spot - but too many unleashed dogs

I try to hike in these woods as much as possible, as there are many varied trails, some wide some... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
BostonVeteran
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Follow a network of trail across a grand preserve that features woodlands and ponds, a former mill site, and Noanet Peak, which offers views of the Boston skyline.
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  • Very good42%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Dedham Street, Dover, MA 02030
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Great hiking for all abilities and plenty of history. Lots of trails, ponds, birding and wildflowers.

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Reviewed 13 October 2017

I try to hike in these woods as much as possible, as there are many varied trails, some wide some narrow, with plenty of hills or level spots, whatever your preference. I've been hiking here for years, and there are still trails I haven't had...More

1  Thank BostonVeteran
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

I great place for a manageable walk either on your own or with a dog. There are a number of trails to chose from. The mill pond near the old Iron works is a great spot to aim for as a stopping point. From the...More

Thank Neil-Hkong
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Reviewed 24 June 2017

The trails here are nicely marked and easy to navigate. This is a great place to "get away from it all" for those that live in the Boston suburbs and want to feel that they're farther away from everything. However, when you reach the peak,...More

Thank mwt137
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Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful set of trails trail that welcome walkers, runners, cyclist and unleashed dogs. There are multiple trails (not well marked) with many stopping points including bridges, ponds, etc. it's truly beautiful during all seasons. There are a few ways to enter the...More

Thank pickyeater15
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Reviewed 7 June 2017

Nice place for a run. Good mix of flat and hill, wide and narrow. Lots of hikers, walkers, and dogs so beware. I had the summit to myself and took in the interesting view of the Boston skyline. The mill ruins were also worth a...More

Thank dave d
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Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Wonderful trails ! very well marked completed the blue and red trails - enjoy loops. If you're concerned of dogs unleashed be prepared there are many. They Didn't bother us but may concern others. Three Beautiful ponds. Found the most parking from the Dedham Street...More

Thank Christine E
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

Picked this site as a good meeting place for a hike/ nature walk with members of the group coming from both Providence, RI and Boston, MA. It was easily accessible from both locations, and yet once you arrived, felt a million miles from the highway....More

Thank Laurel D
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Reviewed 17 April 2016

This is beautiful spot with some lovely trails, but people not following the rules spoil the experience. Dogs are supposed to be kept on a leash under most circumstances, but almost no one has their dogs leashed. This is a terrible place to go if...More

3  Thank Annabella G
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Reviewed 10 April 2016

The main trails are all pretty well used and maintained. Mostly easy walking here - a few rockier areas and a couple steeper spots going up the the Peak but is relatively easy to "summit." Pretty view from the Peak; can see a bit of...More

2  Thank rebelyell18
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Response from TheTrustees | Property representative |
Hi there, yes, you can indeed go horse-back riding there. It's free to ride, but we're always very grateful for any on-site donations! If you'd like more information your best bet is to visit our website, click on places to... More
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