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Swift River Reservation

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Address: Nichewaug Road, Petersham, MA 01366
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A landscape that supported Colonial-era farming has returned to a natural...

A landscape that supported Colonial-era farming has returned to a natural environment of forest and swamp, fields and uplands, laced by seven miles of trails and old roads.

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Interesting cellar holes

Well maintained and well marked Reservation. I visited a couple of cellar holes and ran in the Slab City tract/Harvard forest. Plenty of trails/dirt roads to run on or hike and... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2016
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Bradford, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

Well maintained and well marked Reservation. I visited a couple of cellar holes and ran in the Slab City tract/Harvard forest. Plenty of trails/dirt roads to run on or hike and a lot of history (old cellar holes and former fields).

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Reviewed 16 August 2014 via mobile

This place was named katydid because of the grasshoppers would sing we would pick blueberries and lay in the field and listen to them sing kadydid kadydid over and over also the river drifted right there and we would swim and the water was so clear you could see the rainbow trout swimming about it is a magical place it... More 

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